Baraga School

210 Lyons St
Baraga, MI 49908
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Baraga School serves 384 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Baraga School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Baraga School's student population of 384 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students384 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Baraga School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Baraga School is 0.60, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#1928 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
30%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
54%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.52
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaraga Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Baraga School is Baraga Maximum Correctional Facility (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lanse Area School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Baraga Baraga Maximum Correctional Facility Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.0 miles
    13924 Wadaga Rd
    Baraga, MI 49908
    (906) 353-7070
    1.0 9-12 n/a
  • Lanse Lanse Area School
    Grades: K-12 | 615 students
    2.4 miles
    201 North 4th St
    Lanse, MI 49946
    (906) 524-6000
    2.4 K-12 615
  • Skanee Arvon Township School
    Grades: K-6 | 13 students
    14.8 miles
    21798 Skanee Rd
    Skanee, MI 49962
    (906) 524-7336
    14.8 K-6 13
  • Chassell Chassell K12 School Magnet School
    Grades: K-12 | 250 students
    16.7 miles
    41585 Us Highway 41
    Chassell, MI 49916
    (906) 483-2132
    16.7 K-12 250
  • Painesdale Jeffers High School Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 225 students
    20.0 miles
    43084 Goodell St
    Painesdale, MI 49955
    (906) 482-0580
    20.0 7-12 225

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