Zinser Elementary School

1234 Kinney Ave Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49534 | (616) 453-2461
  • Grades: KG-4
  • Student Enrollment: 278
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1234 Kinney Avenue Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49544
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Eric Vermeulen
  • Fax: (616) 453-0277
  • Website: khps.org
School Operational Details
  • Magnet School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 278
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 131 (47.1%)
  • Females: 146 (52.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 16 (5.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 100 (36.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 116 (41.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Zinser Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian41.4%
Black124.3%
Asian20.7%
Hispanic165.8%
White24387.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Zinser Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7025.2%
1st Grade5118.3%
2nd Grade5018.0%
3rd Grade6322.7%
4th Grade4415.8%
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 Zinser Elementary School performed on average about the same as 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
201094.2%96.8%95.3%
2009100.0%95.0%94.8%
200897.7%93.9%91.3%
 
Reading Test
201082.7%87.5%86.8%
200998.4%90.9%89.8%
200888.6%90.2%86.4%
 
English Language Arts Test
200881.8%83.4%83.2%
 
Writing Test
200870.5%64.0%61.1%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201098.4%95.5%91.5%
200995.5%91.8%92.3%
200882.6%87.4%87.9%
 
Reading Test
201096.9%90.9%84.1%
200990.9%84.1%84.1%
200884.8%87.4%82.8%
 
Writing Test
201059.4%49.8%47.2%
2009---
200854.3%51.4%44.4%
 
English Language Arts Test
200880.4%83.2%76.6%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201073.3%70.6%79.9%
 
Reading Test
201091.1%85.4%85.1%
 
Science Test
201086.7%78.9%78.1%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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