Harrison Park Elementary School

1440 Davis Ave Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49504 | (616) 819-2565
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 535
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1440 Davis Avenue Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Mike Nassar
  • Fax: (616) 819-2567
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: 535
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 222 (41.5%)
  • Females: 175 (32.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 18 (3.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 480 (89.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 498 (93.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Harrison Park Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian163.0%
Black12323.0%
Asian20.4%
Hispanic14126.4%
White11521.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Harrison Park Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten10920.4%
1st Grade11321.1%
2nd Grade8115.1%
3rd Grade6812.7%
4th Grade8315.5%
5th Grade8115.1%
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 Harrison Park Elementary 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
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

MEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.6%87.9%95.3%
200992.1%88.2%94.8%
200884.0%79.8%91.3%
 
Reading Test
201075.2%70.9%86.8%
200977.4%79.3%89.8%
200870.0%72.5%86.4%
 
English Language Arts Test
200867.5%65.1%83.2%
 
Writing Test
200856.3%41.8%61.1%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201081.7%79.7%91.5%
200984.8%81.6%92.3%
200886.5%71.2%87.9%
 
Reading Test
201075.2%65.6%84.1%
200958.4%64.2%84.1%
200865.8%63.3%82.8%
 
Writing Test
201034.6%30.6%47.2%
2009---
200825.3%25.6%44.4%
 
English Language Arts Test
200857.5%54.5%76.6%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201061.0%60.2%79.9%
200968.4%62.7%79.5%
200863.0%59.8%76.8%
 
Reading Test
201064.0%67.2%85.1%
200970.7%66.6%85.2%
200866.3%65.7%81.5%
 
Science Test
201042.4%46.9%78.1%
200961.8%56.2%81.0%
200857.8%59.2%83.1%
 
English Language Arts Test
200858.5%59.6%78.2%
 
Writing Test
200846.3%46.1%63.4%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201071.9%64.9%84.5%
 
Reading Test
201070.3%65.2%84.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201053.1%48.7%75.3%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201070.7%62.2%84.6%
 
Reading Test
201067.8%59.5%79.0%
 
Writing Test
201029.3%30.4%47.8%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201041.4%54.8%78.0%
 
Reading Test
201071.9%63.2%81.9%
 
Science Test
201046.6%50.5%78.1%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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