Fort Gratiot Middle School

Fort Gratiot Middle School serves 633 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Fort Gratiot Middle School operates within the Port Huron Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 633 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 633 students
Fort Gratiot Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Fort Gratiot Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Fort Gratiot Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 19:1 18:1
Fort Gratiot Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Fort Gratiot Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Fort Gratiot Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
22%
Fort Gratiot Middle School Black (1988-2011)
White
93%
67%
Fort Gratiot Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.26
Fort Gratiot 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.
26%
44%
Fort Gratiot 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.
4%
6%
Fort Gratiot Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,466 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Port Huron Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 10,466 930
Port Huron Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $103 MM $11 MM
Port Huron Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $107 MM $11 MM
Port Huron Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,541 $11,537
Port Huron Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,904 $11,612
Port Huron Area   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 Port Huron Northern High School (2.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Holland Woods Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edison Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fort Gratiot Edison Elementary School
    3559 Pollina Ave
    Fort Gratiot , MI , 48059
    (810)984-6507
    1.8  mi  |  426  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Fort Gratiot Keewahdin Elementary School
    4801 Lakeshore Rd
    Fort Gratiot , MI , 48059
    (810)984-6517
    2.3  mi  |  450  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Port Huron Port Huron Northern High School
    1799 Krafft Rd
    Port Huron , MI , 48060
    (810)984-2671
    2.9  mi  |  1367  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Port Huron Holland Woods Middle School
    1617 Holland Ave
    Port Huron , MI , 48060
    (810)984-6548
    3.1  mi  |  639  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Port Huron Michigamme Elementary School
    2855 Michigan Rd
    Port Huron , MI , 48060
    (810)984-6523
    3.3  mi  |  424  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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