Malow Junior High School

Malow Junior High School serves 1,203 students in grades 7 - 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Malow Junior High School operates within the Utica Community s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1203 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 1,203 students
Malow Junior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Malow Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Malow Junior High School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Malow Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 19:1
Malow Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Malow Junior High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Malow Junior High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
3%
18%
Malow Junior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
93%
68%
Malow Junior High School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.50
Malow Junior High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
43%
Malow Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Malow Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Utica Community s School District's student population of 28,316 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,921 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,372 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Utica Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
3
Number of Students Managed 28,316 784
Utica Community s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $293 MM $11 MM
Utica Community s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $306 MM $11 MM
Utica Community s School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,921 $11,681
Utica Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,372 $11,849
Utica Community s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Eisenhower High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shelby Junior High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Morgan Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • UticaEisenhower High School
    Grades: 10-12 | 2026 students
    0.1 miles
    6500 25 Mile Rd
    UticaMI 48316
    (586)797-1300
    0.110-122026
  • UticaMorgan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 629 students
    0.6 miles
    53800 Mound Rd
    UticaMI 48316
    (586)797-5800
    0.6PK-6629
  • UticaCrissman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 577 students
    1.3 miles
    53550 Wolf Dr
    UticaMI 48316
    (586)797-4300
    1.3PK-6577
  • UticaSwitzer Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 644 students
    1.3 miles
    53200 Shelby Rd
    UticaMI 48316
    (586)797-6400
    1.3PK-6644
  • UticaIssac Monfort Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 653 students
    1.5 miles
    6700 Montgomery Dr
    UticaMI 48316
    (586)797-5700
    1.5PK-6653

School Reviews

Malow Junior High School is amazing. I''d recommend it to anyone in a heartbeat. The school is always very clean, surprising because of the number of students. Great academics. Pheonominal teachers. Extra police were brought in to protect the school''s students and faculty after the Sandy Hook shooting.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 01/18/13

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