Brookside School

2505 Madison Ave Se, Grand Rapids, MI 49507 | (616) 819-2242
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 289
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2505 Madison Se, Grand Rapids, MI 49507
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Ann Lasotta
  • Fax: (616) 819-8059
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 289
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 15.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 116 (40.1%)
  • Females: 119 (41.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 6 (2.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 255 (88.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 261 (90.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Brookside School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian41.4%
Black16155.7%
Asian62.1%
Hispanic4515.6%
White196.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Brookside School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6522.5%
1st Grade3311.4%
2nd Grade4013.8%
3rd Grade4515.6%
4th Grade5619.4%
5th Grade5017.3%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Brookside School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on MEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

MEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201073.5%87.9%95.3%
200984.1%88.2%94.8%
200890.2%79.8%91.3%
 
Reading Test
201055.9%70.9%86.8%
200965.9%79.3%89.8%
200873.1%72.5%86.4%
 
English Language Arts Test
200873.1%65.1%83.2%
 
Writing Test
200838.5%41.8%61.1%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201066.7%79.7%91.5%
200976.8%81.6%92.3%
200856.0%71.2%87.9%
 
Reading Test
201053.3%65.6%84.1%
200960.7%64.2%84.1%
200853.1%63.3%82.8%
 
Writing Test
20106.7%30.6%47.2%
2009---
200812.0%25.6%44.4%
 
English Language Arts Test
200846.9%54.5%76.6%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201064.0%60.2%79.9%
200955.1%62.7%79.5%
200827.3%59.8%76.8%
 
Reading Test
201076.5%67.2%85.1%
200959.2%66.6%85.2%
200846.9%65.7%81.5%
 
Science Test
201049.0%46.9%78.1%
200937.5%56.2%81.0%
200835.5%59.2%83.1%
 
English Language Arts Test
200834.4%59.6%78.2%
 
Writing Test
200821.9%46.1%63.4%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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