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Lowell Public Schools

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

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:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

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Lowell Area Schools School District Details

Lowell Area Schools School District
300 High St
Lowell, MI 49331

3,587 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Lowell Area Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
62%
44%
67%
49%
57%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Alto Elementary School
6150 Bancroft Ave Se
Alto, MI, 49302
PK-05
Bushnell Elementary School
700 Elizabeth St
Lowell, MI, 49331
PK-01
Cherry Creek Elementary School
12675 Foreman St
Lowell, MI, 49331
02-05
Lowell Middle School
750 Foreman St
Lowell, MI, 49331
06-08
Lowell Senior High School
11700 Vergennes St
Lowell, MI, 49331
09-12
Murray Lake Elementary School
3275 Alden Nash Ave Ne
Lowell, MI, 49331
PK-05
Unity Alternative School
300 High St
Lowell, MI, 49331
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.8% 68.1%
Black 1.2% 18.5%
Hispanic 4.7% 8.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.9% 49.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.0% 45.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.9% 4.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,240 $23,506,080 47.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $251 $945,517 1.9%
Staff $428 $1,612,276 3.2%
General Administration $156 $587,652 1.2%
School Administration $552 $2,079,384 4.2%
Operation $960 $3,616,320 7.3%
Transportation $455 $1,713,985 3.4%
Other $451 $1,698,917 3.4%
Total Support $3,253 $12,254,051 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,722 $14,020,774 28.2%
Total Expenditures $13,215 $49,780,905 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,205 $10,310,713,785 46.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,035 $1,481,619,454 6.7%
Staff $655 $937,721,317 4.3%
General Administration $272 $389,008,274 1.8%
School Administration $709 $1,014,481,339 4.6%
Operation $1,125 $1,610,220,864 7.3%
Transportation $535 $764,937,789 3.5%
Other $632 $904,691,642 4.1%
Total Support $4,963 $7,102,600,550 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,239 $4,634,968,968 21.0%
Total Expenditures $15,408 $22,048,331,531 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%