491 Columbia Ave
Holland, MI 49423
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Black River Public School Middlehigh serves 557 students in grades 6-12.
Black River Public School Middlehigh placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Black River Public School Middlehigh ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Black River Public School Middlehigh's student population of 557 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Black River Public School Middlehigh is ranked within the top 20% 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 Black River Public School Middlehigh is 0.41, 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 Data
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State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#383 out of 3120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
75%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 557 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in MI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.41 (Top 50%)

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