Explorer Elementary School

Kindergarten - 5th Grade

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National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Common Core Data 2008-2009.
Data contained on this page is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), an agency within the U.S. Department of Education. Information is believed to be reliable, but is not guaranteed and is subject to change. At this time, MuniNetGuide is not able to update specific school data. If you have any questions or concerns about the data listed for this school – including address and phone number – please contact the NCES.
Contact and address info

Kentwood Public Schools

2307 68th St Se
Caledonia, MI 49316

(616) 554-0302

Grade Sizes & Demographics

451 students attended Explorer Elementary School in the 2008-2009 school year.

There were 25 teachers on staff, giving Explorer Elementary School a student-teacher ratio of 18.0.

5th Grade - 66 Students

Explorer Elementary School 5th Grade had 66 students

4th Grade - 77 Students

Explorer Elementary School 4th Grade had 77 students

3rd Grade - 76 Students

Explorer Elementary School 3rd Grade had 76 students

2nd Grade - 88 Students

Explorer Elementary School 2nd Grade had 88 students

Kindergarten - 75 Students

Explorer Elementary School Kindergarten had 75 students

Latino - 9.5%

9.5% of Explorer Elementary School's students are Latino

White - 45.2%

45.2% of Explorer Elementary School's students are Caucasian

Black - 21.5%

21.5% of Explorer Elementary School's students are of African descent

Asian - 15.5%

15.5% of Explorer Elementary School's students are of Asian descent

Native American - 0.4%

0.4% of Explorer Elementary School's students are Native American

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