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Mecosta Elementary School (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (231) 972-7477

555 West Main St

Mecosta, Michigan


About Mecosta Elementary School
Prekindergarten - 5th Grade

Mecosta Elementary School is one of 7 schools found in the Chippewa Hills School District of Michigan.

Classified as a regular school, it teaches pupils from Prekindergarten to 5th Grade and has an enrolment of 253 students - compared to other schools in Michigan, this is a relatively average sized school.

In recent years, the pupil population has remained static. Alongside this, the number of teachers has remained static over a similar timeframe.

The average teacher's salary is $60,354, which is higher than the Michigan state average of $58,803.

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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

School-wide program

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.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Mecosta Elementary School 253$8,52517$60,3540.22
Mosaic School (4.94 miles) 81$6,06320$44,6720.26
Chippewa Hills High School (4.99 miles) 596$7,26623$66,5630.35
Chippewa Hills Middle School (5.11 miles) 0
Chippewa Hills Intermediate School (5.11 miles) 580$8,41719$69,5800.27
Barryton Elementary School (9.9 miles) 246$8,35619$62,2430.16

Mecosta Elementary School

Number of pupils253
Funding per pupil$8,525
Pupils per teacher17
Average teacher salary$60,354
Diversity index0.22

Mosaic School (4.94 miles)

Number of pupils81
Funding per pupil$6,063
Pupils per teacher20
Average teacher salary$44,672
Diversity index0.26

Chippewa Hills High School (4.99 miles)

Number of pupils596
Funding per pupil$7,266
Pupils per teacher23
Average teacher salary$66,563
Diversity index0.35

Chippewa Hills Middle School (5.11 miles)

Number of pupils0
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher
Average teacher salary
Diversity index

Chippewa Hills Intermediate School (5.11 miles)

Number of pupils580
Funding per pupil$8,417
Pupils per teacher19
Average teacher salary$69,580
Diversity index0.27

Barryton Elementary School (9.9 miles)

Number of pupils246
Funding per pupil$8,356
Pupils per teacher19
Average teacher salary$62,243
Diversity index0.16
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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.
2482ndlargest school
2487thhighest number of FTE teachers
1268thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
1384thhighest average teaching salary
1311thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
712thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
1981sthighest diversity index
1177thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Prekindergarten - 5th Grade: 6.1 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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