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Houghton Elementary School Overview

Houghton Elementary School is a part of the Houghton-portage Township School District school district in Houghton, Michigan. As of our last data update the school employs 29.80 full-time teachers. There are 600 students of which 160 receive a free lunch and 33 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

HOUGHTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
203 WEST JACKER AVE
HOUGHTON, MI 49931

Mailing Address

HOUGHTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
203 WEST JACKER AVE
HOUGHTON, MI 49931

General Information

Level: Primary / Elementary School
District: Houghton-portage Township School District
Phone Number: 906-482-0456
School ID: 262889006483
Full-time Teachers: 29.80
Total Students: 600
Eligible for Free Lunch: 160
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 33

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 20.13 students per full-time teacher compared to the Michigan average of 18.55 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Houghton Elementary School Values
Legend mark for state points - Michigan Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) 2014 Results
GradeSubjectGroupAdvancedProficientPartially ProficientNot Proficient
03MathAll Students12.20%46.90%16.30%24.50%
03MathEconomically Disadvantaged10.70%35.70%25.00%28.60%
03MathFemale15.20%47.80%15.20%21.70%
03MathMale9.60%46.20%17.30%26.90%
03MathWhite, not of Hispanic origin12.80%45.30%16.30%25.60%
03ReadingAll Students13.30%55.10%27.60%< 5%
03ReadingEconomically Disadvantaged21.40%50.00%25.00%< 5%
03ReadingFemale15.20%58.70%23.90%< 5%
03ReadingMale11.50%51.90%30.80%5.80%
03ReadingWhite, not of Hispanic origin12.80%55.80%27.90%< 5%
GradeSubjectGroupAdvancedProficientPartially ProficientNot Proficient
04MathAll Students22.30%41.30%13.20%23.10%
04MathEconomically Disadvantaged8.10%37.80%16.20%37.80%
04MathFemale27.70%40.40%12.80%19.10%
04MathMale18.90%41.90%13.50%25.70%
04MathStudents with Disabilities25.00%8.30%16.70%50.00%
04MathWhite, not of Hispanic origin22.40%44.90%14.00%18.70%
04ReadingAll Students13.30%67.50%14.20%5.00%
04ReadingEconomically Disadvantaged8.10%62.20%24.30%5.40%
04ReadingFemale23.90%65.20%10.90%< 5%
04ReadingMale6.80%68.90%16.20%8.10%
04ReadingStudents with Disabilities< 5%63.60%9.10%27.30%
04ReadingWhite, not of Hispanic origin13.20%70.80%10.40%5.70%
04WritingAll Students11.70%46.70%39.20%< 5%
04WritingEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%43.20%51.40%5.40%
04WritingFemale21.70%45.70%32.60%< 5%
04WritingMale5.40%47.30%43.20%< 5%
04WritingStudents with Disabilities< 5%27.30%63.60%9.10%
04WritingWhite, not of Hispanic origin11.30%49.10%37.70%< 5%
GradeSubjectGroupAdvancedProficientPartially ProficientNot Proficient
05MathAll Students6.90%52.50%22.80%17.80%
05MathEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%40.60%34.40%21.90%
05MathFemale6.10%57.10%22.40%14.30%
05MathMale7.70%48.10%23.10%21.20%
05MathWhite, not of Hispanic origin< 5%54.00%24.10%17.20%
05ReadingAll Students36.00%45.00%11.00%8.00%
05ReadingEconomically Disadvantaged32.30%41.90%16.10%9.70%
05ReadingFemale35.40%50.00%10.40%< 5%
05ReadingMale36.50%40.40%11.50%11.50%
05ReadingWhite, not of Hispanic origin32.60%46.50%11.60%9.30%
05ScienceAll Students11.80%13.70%43.10%31.40%
05ScienceEconomically Disadvantaged15.20%6.10%48.50%30.30%
05ScienceFemale6.10%14.30%51.00%28.60%
05ScienceMale17.00%13.20%35.80%34.00%
05ScienceWhite, not of Hispanic origin12.50%13.60%42.00%31.80%

Source: Michigan Department of Education - http://www.michigan.gov/mde/

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students93%50%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students91%76%
Math: All Female>= 95%50-54%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female>= 95%85-89%
Math: All Male90-94%50-54%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male85-89%65-69%
Math: 3rd Grade>= 95%40-44%
Reading and Language Arts: 3rd Grade85-89%70-74%
Math: 4th Grade>= 95%50-54%
Reading and Language Arts: 4th Grade>= 95%70-74%
Math: 5th Grade85-89%60-64%
Reading and Language Arts: 5th Grade90-94%80-84%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Houghton County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Houghton County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for HOUGHTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

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Compare to Nearby Schools:

Houghton Middle School

1603 Gundlach Rd Houghton, MI 49931
Distance: ~1 miles

Houghton Central High School

1603 Gundlach Rd Houghton, MI 49931
Distance: ~1 miles

Career And Technical Education

110 East Quincy St Hancock, MI 49930
Distance: ~1 miles

Bridge School Of Dollar Bay

110 East Quincy St Hancock, MI 49930
Distance: ~1 miles

Barkell Elementary School

1201 North Elevation St Hancock, MI 49930
Distance: ~2 miles

Hancock Middle School

501 Campus Dr Hancock, MI 49930
Distance: ~2 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Portage Lake District Library

58 Huron Street Houghton, MI 49931
Distance: ~1 miles

Hancock School Public Library

501 Campus Drive Hancock, MI 49930
Distance: ~2 miles

Osceola Township School Public Library

48475 North Maple Drive Dollar Bay, MI 49922
Distance: ~3 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey