School Details

Lakeland Elementary School

616 Buckley Street, Elk Rapids, MI 49629
(231) 264-8289
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 379 students 17 students/teacher (MI avg is 18)

Test Scores by grade

33%
99%
40%
74%
97%
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
  • Elk Rapids Schools average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

61%
58%
45%
81%
92%
70%
69%
61%
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
  • Elk Rapids Schools average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

36%
89%
45%
90%
98%
72%
20%
93%
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
  • Elk Rapids Schools average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Lakeland Elementary School is a public elementary school in Elk Rapids. The principal of Lakeland Elementary School is Bryan McKenna, who can be contacted at tstarr@erschools.com. 379 students go to Lakeland Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and American Indian/Alaskan Native. 37% of the 379 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Lakeland Elementary School is 17:1. Mill Creek Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • Golf
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 87% 91%
Hispanic 7% 5%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 3% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 0.9%
Multiracial 2% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.8% 0.5%
Asian 0.5% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 37% 29%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    This school has it all - a great principal super staff and very involved parents. We work outside of the district so we have looked at sending our son to a school closer to where we work but can't find anything to compare to Lakeland!

  • (8 years ago)

    Amazing School system! Phenomenal Principal that genuinely cares and knows EACH STUDENT by name!Teachers that give whole-heartedly everyday! Ancillary staff that bellieve in the core values of Lakeland. And a community that just enhance the district!!

  • (11 years ago)

    Lakeland is a wonderful school where every child receives the highest quality of education! The students & staff are one big happy family and the children look out for each other & treat each other with respect. Nothing but good can be said about this school.

  • (12 years ago)

    When they say '...where children come first' they mean it!

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Overall score

(based on 5 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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