Tappan Middle School

Tappan Middle School serves 733 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 33%.
Tappan Middle School operates within the Ann Arbor Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 733 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 733 students
Tappan Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Tappan Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Tappan Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.87. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 18:1
Tappan Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
12%
3%
Tappan Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
5%
6%
Tappan Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
15%
22%
Tappan Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
58%
67%
Tappan Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tappan Middle School Sch Ethnicity Tappan Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.62 0.87
Tappan Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
21%
44%
Tappan Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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%
Tappan Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,422 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Ann Arbor Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 16,422 930
Ann Arbor Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $231 MM $11 MM
Ann Arbor Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $273 MM $11 MM
Ann Arbor Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,990 $11,537
Ann Arbor Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,526 $11,612
Ann Arbor Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is W-a-y Home Washtenaw (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Central Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pattengill School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ann Arbor Pattengill School
    2100 Crestland Dr
    Ann Arbor , MI , 48104
    (734)994-1961
    0.4  mi  |  329  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Ann Arbor Burns Park Elementary School
    1414 Wells St
    Ann Arbor , MI , 48104
    (734)994-1919
    0.7  mi  |  413  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Ann Arbor John Allen School
    2560 Towner Blvd
    Ann Arbor , MI , 48104
    (734)997-1210
    0.8  mi  |  382  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Ypsilanti W-a-y Washtenaw High School
    1500 Stamford Rd
    Ypsilanti , MI , 48198
    (734)994-8100
    0.9  mi  |  390  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Ann Arbor W-a-y Home Washtenaw
    Alternative School
    2800 Stone School Rd
    Ann Arbor , MI , 48104
    (734)994-8100
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  1  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Ann Arbor, MI public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.63, which is higher than the Michigan average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Ann Arbor is Mary D. Mitchell School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.