Blesch Intermediate School

  • Blesch Intermediate School serves 395 students in grades 3-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Blesch Intermediate School 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 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Blesch Intermediate School's student population of 395 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students395 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blesch Intermediate School 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 Blesch Intermediate School is 0.14, 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#1358 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
93%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blesch Intermediate School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.140.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMenominee Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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