PROFICIENCY 71% 74% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
56%Portage Public Schools
57%Portage
41%Michigan

Lake Center Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Portage Public Schools" in Portage, MI. There are a total of 567 students and 31 teachers at Lake Center Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 76 free lunch students and 17 reduced lunch students.

Lake Center Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 70.5%, which is 74% higher than the Michigan average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students567
Teachers31.49
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch76
Reduced lunch17

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Lake Center Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All69%
370-74%
465-69%
565-69%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All72%
365-69%
475-79%
570-74%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

AreaVibes $2,500 School Review Scholarship

At AreaVibes, we believe that education is the key to our children’s future. To show our support and to contribute to the nation’s future generation of students, we are offering educational scholarship awards.

Learn more about the scholarship

Lake Center Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMichiganNational
Caucasian 86.8% 76.3% 68.4% 51.1%
African American 1.2% 5.2% 18.0% 15.9%
Asian 2.2% 6.1% 3.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.3% 2.4% 6.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 9.4% 9.5% 3.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Central Elementary School47%2.0Portage, MI
Portage Central Middle School53%2.0Portage, MI
Portage Central High School51%2.1Portage, MI
Woodland Elementary School60%3.4Portage, MI
Sunset Lake Elementary School54%3.6Vicksburg, MI
Haverhill Elementary School60%4.0Portage, MI
Moorsbridge Elementary School71%4.0Portage, MI
Portage West Middle School55%4.1Portage, MI
Woodsedge Learning Center77%4.1Portage, MI
W-a-y Vicksburg Program25%4.2Vicksburg, MI
Vicksburg Middle School44%4.2Vicksburg, MI
Oakland Academy57%4.4Portage, MI

Portage demographics profile

StatisticPortageMichiganNational
Population47,8549,909,600318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,48210191
Median age37.939.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%55%55%
Speak English94%91%79%
Speak Spanish2%3%13%

Education level achieved in Portage

IndexPortageMichiganNational
Completed 8th grade93.2%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school93.0%85.9%83.0%
Completed some college74.5%60.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.8%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors42.1%27.4%30.3%
Completed masters15.6%10.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.7%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.1%1.3%
Write a school review about Lake Center Elementary School Tell people what you like or don't like about Lake Center Elementary School…
Review Lake Center Elementary School
Overall rating Rollover stars and click to rate
Rate the following Rollover bars and click to rate
Academics0/10
Teachers0/10
Administration0/10
Sports0/10
Facilities0/10
Reason for reporting
Source: The Lake Center Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.