Bear Lake High School

  • Bear Lake High School serves 142 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bear Lake High 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Bear Lake High School's student population of 142 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students142 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Bear Lake High School
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bear Lake High 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 28:1 has increased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bear Lake High School is 0.30, 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)#2048 out of 3167 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bear Lake High 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bear Lake High 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio28:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bear Lake High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bear Lake High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bear Lake High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
83%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bear Lake High School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bear Lake High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.300.52
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Graduation Rate≥80%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Bear Lake High School and public school graduation rate of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bear Lake High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bear Lake High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBear Lake Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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