Croyden Avenue School is located in Kalamazoo, MI and is one of 7 schools in Kalamazoo Resa School District. It is a sp-ed school that serves 207 students in grades K-12.
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.
Croyden Avenue 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 Croyden Avenue School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2010)
In 2010, Croyden Avenue School had 46% 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 Kalamazoo RESA spends $51,823 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 42% on instruction, 58% on support services, 0% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Kalamazoo RESA District
In 2010, Croyden Avenue School had 6 students for every 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).