Kent Education Center--Mayfield is located in Grand Rapids, MI and is one of 68 schools in Grand Rapids School District. It is a sp-ed school that serves 59 students in grades 6-9.
Special Education schools are public schools that provide special services for children with disabilities (special physical, mental, or learning needs). Many special education schools also provide vocational training, adapted physical education, and assistive technology for their students.
Kent Education Center--Mayfield did not make AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Michigan in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Kent Education Center--Mayfield's test results to learn more about school performance.
Kent Education Center--Mayfield
I think this school is great and was great before went i was going there. and my teachers wer verry nice,, sometimes they had to help us get in better moods. and they took us out for fun sometimes. like bowling and eating. itwas fun, I wish we can have a reunion for us all like regular schools have. it be fun for us to and see every person and hug and share and for fun again .i hope this school stays forever in the world so kids can get loved and learn better and have good teachers...
by a Former Student
on Jun 24, 2011
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Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Kent Education Center--Mayfield had 80% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Michigan had 45% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Grand Rapids spends $12,498 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 59% on instruction, 38% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Grand Rapids District
In 2011, Kent Education Center--Mayfield had 6 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Michigan average is 18 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) is an annual test administered in the fall of the school year and used to assess a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed 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.
How is it Scored?
Students are rated at one of four levels:exceeded standards (level 1), met standards (level 2), basic (level 3) and apprentice (level 4). The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard (levels 1 and 2).