Spring Valley Center for Exploration



Spring Valley Center for Exploration Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Spring Valley Center for Exploration Students by Grade
PK 0
K 76
1 55
2 53
3 62
4 61
5 48
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Spring Valley Center for Exploration is a public elementary school located in Kalamazoo, MI in the Kalamazoo Public Schools. It enrolls 355 students in grades 1st through 12th. Spring Valley Center for Exploration is the 1,012th largest public school in Michigan and the 36,563rd largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 355
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,563rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Michigan: 1,012th out of 1,908
Student/Teacher Rank in Michigan: 381st out of 1,904
Full Time Teacher Rank in Michigan: 715th out of 1,904

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Find Former SVCfE Alumni

Spring Valley Center for Exploration Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 182
(51%)
4,592
(51%)
 Female 173
(49%)
4,484
(49%)

Spring Valley Center for Exploration Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Black 219
(62%)
3,707
(41%)
 White 62
(17%)
3,230
(36%)
 Hispanic 37
(10%)
1,187
(13%)
 Two or More 28
(8%)
802
(9%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
122
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
24
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Spring Valley Center for Exploration Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 264
(74%)
5,479
(60%)
 Not Eligible 75
(21%)
3,204
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(5%)
393
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,903 ranked schools in Michigan, Spring Valley Center for Exploration is ranked 391st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Spring Valley Center for Exploration students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 49.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Spring Valley Center for Exploration Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 400
2006 460
2007 406
2008 412
2009 367
2010 375
2011 381
2012 394
2013 356
2014 327
2015 355

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 18
2007 13.1
2008 14
2009 14.1
2010 13.8
2011 18.7
2012 15.2
2013 15.8
2014 14.1
2015 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.79
2006 0.76521739130435
2007 0.77832512315271
2008 0.80582524271845
2009 0.82016348773842
2010 0.80533333333333
2011 0.84514435695538
2012 0.90355329949239
2013 0.92134831460674
2014 0.93577981651376
2015 0.7887323943662

Compare Spring Valley Center for Exploration to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,678.9% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 49.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 78.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Spring Valley Center for Exploration
Kalamazoo, MI
Public PK - 06 355 14.7:1  
Parchment Central Elementary School
Kalamazoo, MI
Public PK - 06 274 17:1 1 miles
Comstock Compass High School
Kalamazoo, MI
Public 06 - 12 193 28.5:1 1 miles
Barclay Hills Education Center
Kalamazoo, MI
Public 06 - 12 116 23.2:1 2 miles
Northeastern Elementary School
Kalamazoo, MI
Public PK - 06 288 14.1:1 2 miles
Parchment North Elementary School
Kalamazoo, MI
Public KG - 06 280 18.6:1 2 miles
Parchment Middle School
Kalamazoo, MI
Public 06 - 08 378 21.9:1 2 miles
North Elementary School
Kalamazoo, MI
Public PK - 05 246 14.1:1 2 miles
Youth Center School
Kalamazoo, MI
Public 05 - 12 77 5.9:1 2 miles
Parchment Northwood Elementary School
Kalamazoo, MI
Public PK - 05 143 12.3:1 3 miles
St Augustine School
Kalamazoo, MI
Private PK - 08 341 17:1 4 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2020. ElementarySchools.org.