Gull Lake Middle School

9550 East M89

Richland, MI 49083-8203

Tel: (269)488-5040
Grades: 6-8

705 students

Gull Lake Middle School serves 705 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Gull Lake Middle School operates within the Gull Lake Community s School District.

Overview

The student population of 705 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 705 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Students by Grade Gull Lake Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 18:1 18:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
2%
6%
Black
3%
22%
White
89%
67%
All Ethnic Groups Gull Lake Middle School Sch Ethnicity Gull Lake 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.
0.21 0.26
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.
17%
44%
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%
Gull Lake Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,981 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Gull Lake Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,981 930
District Total Revenue $29 MM $11 MM
Gull Lake Community s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $29 MM $11 MM
Gull Lake Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,312 $11,537
Gull Lake Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,056 $11,612
Gull Lake Community s School 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 Gull Lake High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Galesburg-augusta Middle School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thomas M. Ryan Intermediate School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RichlandThomas M. Ryan Intermediate School
    9562 East M89
    RichlandMI 49083
    (269)488-5060
    0 mi | 606 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • RichlandRichland Elementary School
    9476 East M89
    RichlandMI 49083
    (269)488-5080
    0.1 mi | 336 students | Gr. KG-2                      
  • RichlandGull Lake High School
    7753 North 34th St
    RichlandMI 49083
    (269)488-5020
    0.3 mi | 957 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RichlandGull Lake Gateway Academy
    Alternative School
    11775 East D Ave
    RichlandMI 49083
    (269)488-5000
    Alternative School

    1.9 mi | 15 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Hickory CornersKellogg Elementary School
    9594 North 40th St
    Hickory CornersMI 49060
    (269)488-5070
    3.6 mi | 200 students | Gr. KG-2                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 17, 2010 - After two years here I think we can conclude: Good teachers. Very traditional. Like a time capsule of what worked 20 years ago. A bit of downshift shock coming from a gifted child friendly school to this. - Posted by Parent

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Kalamazoo County, 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 0.34, which is higher than the Michigan average of 0.26. The most diverse school district in Kalamazoo County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.