Shawmut Hills School

2550 Burritt St Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49504 | (616) 819-3055
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 231
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2550 Burritt Street Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Stephen Vanhammen
  • Fax: (616) 819-3056
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: 231
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 11.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 90 (39.0%)
  • Females: 83 (35.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 14 (6.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 155 (67.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 169 (73.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Shawmut Hills School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.4%
Black3213.9%
Asian73.0%
Hispanic2812.1%
White10545.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Shawmut Hills School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten3816.5%
1st Grade4820.8%
2nd Grade4218.2%
3rd Grade3916.9%
4th Grade3314.3%
5th Grade3113.4%
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 Shawmut Hills School performed on average worse than many 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
201089.8%87.9%95.3%
200981.6%88.2%94.8%
200893.5%79.8%91.3%
 
Reading Test
201077.6%70.9%86.8%
200974.4%79.3%89.8%
200880.6%72.5%86.4%
 
English Language Arts Test
200877.4%65.1%83.2%
 
Writing Test
200858.1%41.8%61.1%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201073.2%79.7%91.5%
200984.8%81.6%92.3%
200886.1%71.2%87.9%
 
Reading Test
201061.0%65.6%84.1%
200990.9%64.2%84.1%
200877.8%63.3%82.8%
 
Writing Test
201036.6%30.6%47.2%
2009---
200836.1%25.6%44.4%
 
English Language Arts Test
200872.2%54.5%76.6%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201075.0%60.2%79.9%
200987.1%62.7%79.5%
200882.4%59.8%76.8%
 
Reading Test
201074.4%67.2%85.1%
200977.4%66.6%85.2%
200888.2%65.7%81.5%
 
Science Test
201072.7%46.9%78.1%
200980.6%56.2%81.0%
200891.2%59.2%83.1%
 
English Language Arts Test
200879.4%59.6%78.2%
 
Writing Test
200867.6%46.1%63.4%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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