Berrien Springs Middle School

  • Berrien Springs Middle School serves 431 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (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 51% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Berrien Springs Middle School's student population of 431 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students431 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Berrien Springs Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Berrien Springs Middle School is 0.68, 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#1239 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
8%
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Black
27%
18%
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White
47%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Berrien Springs Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.680.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerrien Springs Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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