Armstrong Middle School

  • Armstrong Middle School serves 689 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (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 37% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Armstrong Middle School's student population of 689 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students689 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Armstrong Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Armstrong Middle School is 0.32, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2172 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
9%
18%
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White
82%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Armstrong Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.320.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Armstrong Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKearsley Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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