School Details

McDonald Elementary School

10151 Diversey Street, Dearborn, MI 48126
(313) 827-6700
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 339 students 15 students/teacher (MI avg is 18)

Test Scores by grade

18%
96%
40%
42%
50%
61%

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP)

In 2010-2011 Michigan used the Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math, reading and writing; in grades 5 and 8 in science; and in grades 6 and 9 in social studies. The MEAP is a standards-based test, which measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Michigan. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2011
  • Dearborn City School District average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

23%
92%
45%
47%
61%
70%
37%
53%
51%

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP)

In 2010-2011 Michigan used the Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math, reading and writing; in grades 5 and 8 in science; and in grades 6 and 9 in social studies. The MEAP is a standards-based test, which measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Michigan. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2011
  • Dearborn City School District average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

25%
50%
45%
55%
82%
72%
12%
74%
17%

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP)

In 2010-2011 Michigan used the Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math, reading and writing; in grades 5 and 8 in science; and in grades 6 and 9 in social studies. The MEAP is a standards-based test, which measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Michigan. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2011
  • Dearborn City School District average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

McDonald Elementary School is a public elementary school in Dearborn. The principal of McDonald Elementary School is Amy Biolette and can be contacted at BioletA@dearbornschools.org. 339 children attend McDonald Elementary School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Asian; and Black, non-Hispanic. 89% of the 339 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at McDonald Elementary School is 15:1. Riverside Academy is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Video film production

Sports

  • Basketball
  • P.E. classes
  • Softball
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 97% 92%
Asian 2% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.3% 5%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.8%
Hispanic 0.3% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 61%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    I like Mcdonald school because they have the best teachers ande they very nice to the kids

  • (5 years ago)

    honestly my three kids go to this school and i wish i could take them out except for a few good teachers no one there is great or wonderful

  • (6 years ago)

    Honestly one of the best schools in Dearborn. I went to McDonald School as a child started there K-5th grade. I remember all of the wonderful teachers and the awesome principals we had. I am very happy to have both of my kids attend McDonald School. My son started there in kindergarten graduated last year '08 he's now in 6th grade. My daughter also started there kindergarten and now is in 3rd grade. The principal there she is wonderful.

  • (7 years ago)

    I really like this school. my child has been at the school for 3 years. He is a smart sduent and i owe part of that to the school. all 3 of this teachers were wounderfull. I can't say engouh about the principle. She's great!

  • (9 years ago)

    I think McDonald school is a great school. It has great education and great teachers. I love McDonald school so much!

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Overall score

(based on 5 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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