Black River Public School Middlehigh

  • Black River Public School Middlehigh serves 557 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 42% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Black River Public School Middlehigh placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

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

School Overview

  • Black River Public School Middlehigh's student population of 557 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Black River Public School Middlehigh is ranked within the top 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#1271 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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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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Diversity Score0.410.52
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Graduation Rate90-94%
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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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlack River Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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