Algonquin Middle School

  • Algonquin Middle School serves 570 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Algonquin Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Algonquin Middle School's student population of 570 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students570 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Algonquin Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Algonquin Middle School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1735 out of 3167 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
16%
18%
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White
72%
66%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Algonquin Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.450.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChippewa Valley Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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