Your browser is not supported

Please upgrade to a modern browser. We recommend the latest version of Google Chrome (Chrome 65 or later).

Your current browser is: CCBot 2

An error occurred. Please try again.

Thurston Elementary School (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (734) 994-1970

2300 Prairie St

Ann Arbor, Michigan


About Thurston Elementary School
Kindergarten - 5th Grade

Thurston Elementary School is one of 31 schools found in the Ann Arbor Public Schools district of Michigan.

A relatively average sized school, it has an enrolment of 461 students from Kindergarten to 5th Grade and is classified as a regular school.

In recent years, the number of teachers has remained static while the pupil population has remained static in a similar timeframe.

An average teaching salary at Thurston Elementary School is $67,373, which is higher than the Michigan state average of $58,803.

Was this useful?
Local Area
Students by Year Group
Was this useful?

Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

Was this useful?
Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Thurston Elementary School 461$9,33817$67,3730.70
Clague Middle School (0.37 miles) 642$11,75718$75,1670.70
Logan Elementary School (0.58 miles) 318$11,77514$52,7330.73
Martin Luther King Elem. School (1.68 miles) 483$8,00021$68,2870.62
Huron High School (1.71 miles) 1497$11,06018$68,2240.71
Northside Elementary School (1.71 miles) 527$10,67915$52,0840.64

Thurston Elementary School

Number of pupils461
Funding per pupil$9,338
Pupils per teacher17
Average teacher salary$67,373
Diversity index0.70

Clague Middle School (0.37 miles)

Number of pupils642
Funding per pupil$11,757
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$75,167
Diversity index0.70

Logan Elementary School (0.58 miles)

Number of pupils318
Funding per pupil$11,775
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$52,733
Diversity index0.73

Martin Luther King Elem. School (1.68 miles)

Number of pupils483
Funding per pupil$8,000
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary$68,287
Diversity index0.62

Huron High School (1.71 miles)

Number of pupils1497
Funding per pupil$11,060
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$68,224
Diversity index0.71

Northside Elementary School (1.71 miles)

Number of pupils527
Funding per pupil$10,679
Pupils per teacher15
Average teacher salary$52,084
Diversity index0.64
Was this useful?
Nearest Schools
Was this useful?
Rankings within Michigan
There are 3,555 schools in Michigan. Rankings don't always go up to 3,555 because some schools have missing data.
1191stlargest school
1086thhighest number of FTE teachers
1429thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
757thhighest average teaching salary
3168thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
2833rdhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
77thhighest diversity index
825thhighest funding per pupil
Was this useful?
Student Ethnicity
Was this useful?
Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Kindergarten - 5th Grade: 6.1 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

Was this useful?
Do you know Thurston Elementary School? Be the first to share your experiences!

Your rating

Find a Teaching Job
Was this useful?