Pupils per teacher
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Washington Writers' Academy is one of 25 schools in the Kalamazoo Public Schools district of Michigan.
Classified as a magnet school, it teaches pupils from Prekindergarten to 5th Grade and has an enrolment of 433 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 $55,873, which is lower than the Michigan state average of $58,803.
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.
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.
|School||Number of pupils||Funding per pupil||Pupils per teacher||Average teacher salary||Diversity index|
|Washington Writers' Academy||433||$8,943||15||$55,873||0.54|
|Edison Environmental Science Academy (0.66 miles)||275||$11,920||12||$51,837||0.54|
|El Sol Elementary (1.33 miles)||333||$8,677||16||$54,548||0.51|
|Evergreen Academy (1.33 miles)||71||$9,844||8||$34,138||0.62|
|Great Lakes Exploration Academy (1.8 miles)||0|
|Forest Academy (2.33 miles)||174||$8,203||10||$28,101||0.48|
|Number of pupils||433|
|Funding per pupil||$8,943|
|Pupils per teacher||15|
|Average teacher salary||$55,873|
|Number of pupils||275|
|Funding per pupil||$11,920|
|Pupils per teacher||12|
|Average teacher salary||$51,837|
|Number of pupils||333|
|Funding per pupil||$8,677|
|Pupils per teacher||16|
|Average teacher salary||$54,548|
|Number of pupils||71|
|Funding per pupil||$9,844|
|Pupils per teacher||8|
|Average teacher salary||$34,138|
|Number of pupils||0|
|Funding per pupil|
|Pupils per teacher|
|Average teacher salary|
|Number of pupils||174|
|Funding per pupil||$8,203|
|Pupils per teacher||10|
|Average teacher salary||$28,101|
Prekindergarten - 5th Grade: 6.1 hours
Kindergarten: 180 days
1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days
12th Grade: 180 days