Williamston Explorer Elementary School

Serves grades 3 - 5

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
416 Highland St
Williamston, MI 48895
Phone
(517) 655-2174
District
WILLIAMSTON COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
County
INGHAM COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
361
Classroom Teachers
19

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.5% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Williamston Explorer Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 46
Proficiency in Reading 72 45
Proficiency in Math 82 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 44
Proficiency in Reading 61 46
Proficiency in Math 60 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 42
Proficiency in Reading 70 47
Proficiency in Math 50 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.90
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.71
AVG FOR STATE 18.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 3 118 32.7%
Grade 4 110 30.5%
Grade 5 133 36.8%
Total 361 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.3% 93.0% 69.3%
Black 0.0% 1.3% 18.4%
Hispanic 5.3% 4.0% 8.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 1.2% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.6% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.9% 15.7% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.5% 12.1% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 3.6% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,456 9,995,915
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 176.5 177
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.7% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.5% 31.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 36.2% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 13.9% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,100 3,909,509
Single Parent Households With Children 4.2% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.8% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 51.6% 28.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 22.4% 9.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 25.0% 13.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.9% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.2% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.0% 19.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.3% 15.1%
$15,000 or less 5.2% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,395 $11,402,285 56.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $467 $832,661 4.1%
Staff $500 $891,500 4.4%
General Administration $113 $201,479 1.0%
School Administration $538 $959,254 4.7%
Operation $901 $1,606,483 7.9%
Transportation $301 $536,683 2.6%
Other $173 $308,459 1.5%
Total Support $2,992 $5,334,736 26.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,992 $3,551,736 17.5%
Total Expenditures $11,380 $20,290,540 100.0%
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%