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Silver Lake Elementary School (leave a review)
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+1 (231) 933-5760

5858 Culver Rd

Traverse City, Michigan


About Silver Lake Elementary School
Prekindergarten - 5th Grade

Silver Lake Elementary School is one of 19 schools in the Traverse City Area Public Schools district of Michigan.

Classified as a regular school, it teaches pupils from Prekindergarten to 5th Grade and has an enrolment of 273 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.

At Silver Lake Elementary School, the average teaching salary of $46,861 is lower than the Michigan state average of $58,803.

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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

Targeted assistance 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
Silver Lake Elementary School 273$8,19218$46,8610.19
Blair Elementary School (2.49 miles) 266$10,35612$35,6430.29
West Senior High (3.63 miles) 1620$6,21224$54,6270.17
West Middle School (3.81 miles) 1238$7,78021$54,2020.16
Long Lake Elementary School (3.99 miles) 262$9,98415$45,6940.19
Westwoods Elementary School (4.1 miles) 363$7,73319$50,9790.14

Silver Lake Elementary School

Number of pupils273
Funding per pupil$8,192
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$46,861
Diversity index0.19

Blair Elementary School (2.49 miles)

Number of pupils266
Funding per pupil$10,356
Pupils per teacher12
Average teacher salary$35,643
Diversity index0.29

West Senior High (3.63 miles)

Number of pupils1620
Funding per pupil$6,212
Pupils per teacher24
Average teacher salary$54,627
Diversity index0.17

West Middle School (3.81 miles)

Number of pupils1238
Funding per pupil$7,780
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary$54,202
Diversity index0.16

Long Lake Elementary School (3.99 miles)

Number of pupils262
Funding per pupil$9,984
Pupils per teacher15
Average teacher salary$45,694
Diversity index0.19

Westwoods Elementary School (4.1 miles)

Number of pupils363
Funding per pupil$7,733
Pupils per teacher19
Average teacher salary$50,979
Diversity index0.14
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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.
2376thlargest school
2478thhighest number of FTE teachers
1734thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
2649thhighest average teaching salary
2709thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
37thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
2272ndhighest diversity index
1382ndhighest 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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