Seneca Middle School

Seneca Middle School serves 1,376 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Seneca Middle School operates within the Chippewa Valley s School District.

Overview

The student population of 1376 students has grown by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,376 students
Seneca Middle School Total Students (1995-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Seneca Middle School Total Teachers (1995-2013)
Students by Grade Seneca Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is more 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 23:1 18:1
Seneca Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Seneca Middle School American Indian Students (1995-2001)
Asian
3%
3%
Seneca Middle School Asian Students (1995-2013)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Seneca Middle School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
8%
22%
Seneca Middle School Black Students (1995-2013)
White
83%
66%
Seneca Middle School White Students (1995-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Seneca Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Seneca 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.
0.31 0.26
Seneca Middle School Diversity Score (1995-2013)
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.
15%
44%
Seneca Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2013)
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.
4%
6%
Seneca Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,301 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,615 is less than the state average of $11,537. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,382 is less than the state average of $11,612. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Chippewa Valley s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed 16,301 822
Chippewa Valley s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $167 MM $11 MM
Chippewa Valley s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $179 MM $11 MM
Chippewa Valley s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,615 $11,537
Chippewa Valley s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,382 $11,612
Chippewa Valley s 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 Glen H. Peters School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glen H. Peters School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cheyenne Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MacombCheyenne Elementary School
    Magnet School
    47600 Heydenreich Rd
    MacombMI 48044
    (586)723-5000
    Magnet School

    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 769 students                      
  • MacombOjibwa Elementary School
    Magnet School
    46950 Heydenreich Rd
    MacombMI 48044
    (586)723-6400
    Magnet School

    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 649 students                      
  • MacombGlen H. Peters School
    Special Education School
    46650 Heydenreich Rd
    MacombMI 48044
    (586)465-6251
    Special Education School

    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 249 students                      
  • MacombDakota High School
    Magnet School
    21051 21 Mile Rd
    MacombMI 48044
    (586)723-2700
    Magnet School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2670 students                      
  • MacombMohawk Elementary School
    Magnet School
    48101 Romeo Plank Rd
    MacombMI 48044
    (586)723-6200
    Magnet School

    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 507 students                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Co-teaching Offers New Opportunities for Students with Special Needs.
Co-teaching Offers New Opportunities for Students with Special Needs.
Although there are some drawbacks, co-teaching is an effective way to help special education students succeed in mainstream classrooms.
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!