Post Oak School

Serves grades PK - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2320 Post Oak Ln
Lansing, MI 48912
Phone
(517) 755-1610
District
LANSING PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
INGHAM COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
251
Classroom Teachers
18

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

7

(10 is best)

Better than 64.6% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Post Oak School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 46
Proficiency in Reading 46 45
Proficiency in Math 50 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 44
Proficiency in Reading 64 46
Proficiency in Math 67 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 46 42
Proficiency in Reading 56 47
Proficiency in Math 36 37

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 29 39
Proficiency in Reading 31 42
Proficiency in Math 27 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.18
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.81
AVG FOR STATE 18.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 44 17.5%
Grade 1 34 13.5%
Grade 2 31 12.4%
Grade 3 58 23.1%
Grade 4 29 11.6%
Grade 5 26 10.4%
Grade 6 29 11.6%
Total 251 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 50.0% 27.4% 69.3%
Black 21.7% 43.6% 18.4%
Hispanic 23.9% 21.3% 8.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.4% 7.0% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.7% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.4% 69.2% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.0% 66.4% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 2.9% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 122,799 9,962,311
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,425.4 176
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.3% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 40.0% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.0% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 11.6% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 51,829 3,888,646
Single Parent Households With Children 14.6% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.0% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 25.7% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.2% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.2% 12.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.6% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.5% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 24.0% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.3% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 17.2% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,089 $77,723,796 49.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,310 $14,362,840 9.1%
Staff $920 $10,086,880 6.4%
General Administration $90 $986,760 0.6%
School Administration $667 $7,312,988 4.6%
Operation $1,194 $13,091,016 8.3%
Transportation $756 $8,288,784 5.3%
Other $783 $8,584,812 5.4%
Total Support $5,720 $62,714,080 39.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,575 $17,268,300 10.9%
Total Expenditures $14,384 $157,706,176 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,210 $9,436,018,885 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $832 $1,264,432,378 6.8%
Staff $514 $781,036,331 4.2%
General Administration $240 $364,240,642 2.0%
School Administration $597 $907,444,508 4.9%
Operation $910 $1,382,300,257 7.5%
Transportation $433 $658,720,435 3.6%
Other $510 $774,723,285 4.2%
Total Support $4,036 $6,132,905,971 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,959 $2,976,554,816 16.1%
Total Expenditures $12,204 $18,545,361,528 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%