About This School
Northern Trails 5/6 School made AYP in 2011. 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 Northern Trails 5/6 School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Northern Trails 5/6 School had 15 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Michigan average is 18 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Northern Trails 5/6 School's students and teachers. more
Elementary Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Northpointe Christian School 0.8 miles||n/a|
|Lincoln Developmental Center 0.9 miles||n/a|
|Lincoln School 0.9 miles||n/a|
|Knapp Charter Academy 1.4 miles|
|Kent Independent School District Shared Education Entity 1.4 miles||n/a|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 520
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Northern Trails 5/6 School had 12% 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.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Forest Hills District Spending
In 2011, Northern Trails 5/6 School had 15 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Michigan average is 18 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Forest Hills School District
About the MEAP
What is it?
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).