Big Rapids Virtual School

  • Big Rapids Virtual School serves 95 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Big Rapids Virtual School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Big Rapids Virtual School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Big Rapids Virtual School's student population of 95 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students95 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Big Rapids Virtual School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Big Rapids Virtual School is 0.22, 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 Testing Rank#725 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
6%
18%
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White
88%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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 Big Rapids Virtual School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.220.52
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Graduation Rate11-19%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBig Rapids School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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