1445 West Auburn Rd
Rochester, MI 48309
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Avondale Middle School serves 690 students in grades 6-8.
Avondale Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 690 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Avondale Middle School's student population of 690 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
690 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Avondale Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Avondale Middle School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1362 out of 3120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
8%
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Black
30%
18%
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White
42%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   5/25/2009
Parents and teachers are wonderful! Cooperation between the two is evident. The atmosphere is one of caring and determination by the teachers to help students succeed.
- Posted by Teacher - dkohn

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 690 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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