Starr Elementary School

601 School Dr, Plainwell, MI 49080 | (269) 685-5835
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 546
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 601 School Drive, Plainwell, MI 49080
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs. Laurie Lanphear
  • Fax: (269) 685-2027
  • Website: www.plainwellschools.org
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: 546
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 286 (52.4%)
  • Females: 253 (46.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 34 (6.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 233 (42.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 267 (48.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Starr Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black183.3%
Asian20.4%
Hispanic71.3%
White51193.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Starr Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8715.9%
1st Grade9517.4%
2nd Grade9617.6%
3rd Grade7513.7%
4th Grade9617.6%
5th Grade9717.8%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Starr Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on February 02, 2011
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Good teachers as far as teaching but communication with me as a parent has not been followed. I request phone calls and never receive one.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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The overall school rating shows that Starr Elementary School performed on average better 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
201096.7%97.1%95.3%
200994.5%97.8%94.8%
200895.7%97.1%91.3%
 
Reading Test
201086.7%91.7%86.8%
200990.5%93.6%89.8%
200889.2%91.8%86.4%
 
English Language Arts Test
200888.2%89.9%83.2%
 
Writing Test
200869.9%72.1%61.1%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201086.0%85.0%79.9%
200978.9%85.9%79.5%
 
Reading Test
201091.9%90.0%85.1%
200986.7%88.6%85.2%
 
Science Test
201091.9%91.5%78.1%
200983.3%85.9%81.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200996.7%98.5%92.3%
200890.1%92.8%87.9%
 
Reading Test
200990.1%91.4%84.1%
200885.6%88.6%82.8%
 
English Language Arts Test
200879.8%82.8%76.6%
 
Writing Test
200849.4%54.2%44.4%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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