Meryl S Colt Elementary School

Serves grades PK - KG

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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
4344 West Michigan Ave
Lansing, MI 48917
Phone
(517) 323-3777
District
WAVERLY COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
County
EATON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
194
Classroom Teachers
14

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

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Better than ×% of MI schools.

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Meryl S Colt Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 46
Proficiency in Reading 50
Proficiency in Math 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.51
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.68
AVG FOR STATE 18.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 194 100.0%
Total 194 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 41.5% 43.4% 69.3%
Black 36.6% 34.0% 18.4%
Hispanic 18.3% 16.8% 8.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.0% 5.2% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.6% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 70.1% 56.9% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.7% 48.5% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.4% 8.4% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 20,580 9,962,311
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,247.7 176
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.3% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.6% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.1% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 18.4% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,043 3,888,646
Single Parent Households With Children 10.5% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.2% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.1% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.7% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.9% 12.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.3% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.2% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.5% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.4% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 12.0% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,626 $18,433,532 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $822 $2,286,804 6.8%
Staff $315 $876,330 2.6%
General Administration $167 $464,594 1.4%
School Administration $684 $1,902,888 5.6%
Operation $1,070 $2,976,740 8.8%
Transportation $306 $851,292 2.5%
Other $321 $893,022 2.6%
Total Support $3,686 $10,254,452 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,857 $5,166,174 15.3%
Total Expenditures $12,169 $33,854,158 100.0%
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%