Bothwell Middle School

1200 Tierney St

Marquette, MI 49855-5055

Grades: 4-8

860 students

Bothwell Middle School serves 860 students in grades 4-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Bothwell Middle School operates within the Marquette Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 860 students has grown by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-8
Total Students 860 students
Bothwell Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Bothwell Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2013)
Students by Grade Bothwell Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
Bothwell Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2013)
American Indian
4%
1%
Bothwell Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Bothwell Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Bothwell Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
88%
66%
Bothwell Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Bothwell Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Bothwell Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.22 0.26
Bothwell Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
24%
44%
Bothwell Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
3%
6%
Bothwell Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,170 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,503 is less than the state average of $11,537. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,727 is less than the state average of $11,612. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Marquette Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,170 822
Marquette Area School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $11 MM
Marquette Area School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $32 MM $11 MM
Marquette Area School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,503 $11,537
Marquette Area School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,727 $11,612
Marquette Area School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Graveraet School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marquette-alger Administrative Unit (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Superior Hills Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MarquetteSuperior Hills Elementary School
    1201 South Mcclellan Ave
    MarquetteMI 49855
    (906)225-4295
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 292 students                      
  • MarquetteSandy Knoll School
    401 North 6th St
    MarquetteMI 49855
    (906)225-4281
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 375 students                      
  • MarquetteGraveraet School
    Alternative School
    611 North Front St
    MarquetteMI 49855
    (906)225-4302
    Alternative School

    1.4 mi | Gr. 10-12 | 122 students                      
  • MarquetteMarquette-alger Administrative Unit
    Special Education School
    321 East Ohio St
    MarquetteMI 49855
    (906)226-5101
    Special Education School

    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 48 students                      
  • MarquetteMarquette Senior High School
    1203 West Fair Ave
    MarquetteMI 49855
    (906)225-4254
    1.7 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 1039 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 28, 2014 - the teachers are okay, and the lunch staff is horrible! they are very rude. other wise the school is pretty good - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended April 18, 2014 - To much bullying and not enough teacher-student contact. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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