Bothwell Middle School

  • Bothwell Middle School serves 667 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Bothwell Middle School operates within the Marquette Area School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 667 students has declined by 22% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students667 students
Bothwell Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Bothwell Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Bothwell Middle School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeBothwell Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
Bothwell Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
American Indian
4%
1%
Bothwell Middle School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
n/a
3%
Bothwell Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Bothwell Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
n/a
18%
Bothwell Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
92%
68%
Bothwell Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Bothwell Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.150.50
Bothwell Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
22%
41%
Bothwell Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Bothwell Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Marquette Area School District's student population of 3,191 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,450 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,698 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameMarquette Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed3,191760
Marquette Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$29 MM$11 MM
Marquette Area School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$30 MM$11 MM
Marquette Area School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,450$11,681
Marquette Area School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,698$11,849
Marquette Area School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  11/28/2014
the teachers are okay, and the lunch staff is horrible! they are very rude. other wise the school is pretty good
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2  4/18/2014
To much bullying and not enough teacher-student contact.
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