Blesch Intermediate School

  • Blesch Intermediate School serves 399 students in grades 3-6.
  • 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 47% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Blesch Intermediate School's student population of 399 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blesch Intermediate School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blesch Intermediate School is 0.12, which is less 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#1968 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Blesch Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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
1%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Blesch Intermediate School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
94%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Blesch Intermediate School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.120.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Blesch Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blesch Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMenominee Area Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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