Lowell, MI
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Lowell Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Lowell Area Schools School District Details

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

3,809 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

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-02
Cherry Creek Elementary School
12675 Foreman St
Lowell, MI, 49331
01-07
Lowell Middle School
750 Foreman St
Lowell, MI, 49331
05-09
Lowell Senior High School
11700 Vergennes St
Lowell, MI, 49331
08-12
Murray Lake Elementary School
3275 Alden Nash Ave Ne
Lowell, MI, 49331
PK-06
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) 93.7% 70.2%
Black 1.5% 18.6%
Hispanic 3.8% 7.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 3.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.7%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.2% 45.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.8% 39.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 5.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,762 $21,290,590 52.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $218 $805,510 2.0%
Staff $276 $1,019,820 2.5%
General Administration $133 $491,435 1.2%
School Administration $452 $1,670,140 4.1%
Operation $880 $3,251,600 8.0%
Transportation $419 $1,548,205 3.8%
Other $317 $1,171,315 2.9%
Total Support $2,696 $9,961,720 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,510 $9,274,450 22.9%
Total Expenditures $10,968 $40,526,760 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,183 $9,458,241,949 50.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $1,211,911,990 6.5%
Staff $510 $779,472,559 4.2%
General Administration $231 $353,972,074 1.9%
School Administration $595 $909,698,133 4.9%
Operation $992 $1,517,706,477 8.2%
Transportation $438 $670,764,559 3.6%
Other $520 $794,883,148 4.3%
Total Support $4,078 $6,238,498,464 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,898 $2,904,189,489 15.6%
Total Expenditures $12,159 $18,600,942,582 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%