Anna M. Thurston Middle School (Closed 2016)

893 West Walnut St
Saint Charles, MI 48655
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Serving 243 students in grades 6-8, Anna M. Thurston Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 29% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 43% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
(14-15)
29%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Anna M. Thurston Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
(14-15)
43%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Anna M. Thurston Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Anna M. Thurston Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Anna M. Thurston Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Anna M. Thurston Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
90%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Anna M. Thurston Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Anna M. Thurston Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Anna M. Thurston Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
0.19
This chart display the diversity score of Anna M. Thurston Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Anna M. Thurston Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Anna M. Thurston Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MI state average), while 43% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MI state average).
How many students attend Anna M. Thurston Middle School?
243 students attend Anna M. Thurston Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Anna M. Thurston Middle School students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Anna M. Thurston Middle School?
Anna M. Thurston Middle School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Anna M. Thurston Middle School offer ?
Anna M. Thurston Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Anna M. Thurston Middle School part of?
Anna M. Thurston Middle School is part of St. Charles Community Schools School District.

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