Branch Line School

  • Branch Line School serves 116 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Branch Line School's student population of 116 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students116 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Branch Line School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Branch Line School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Branch Line School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#2157 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Branch Line School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Branch Line 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 Ratio12:118:1
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
13%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Branch Line School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
82%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Branch Line 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
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Branch Line School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.310.53
This chart display the diversity score of Branch Line School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Branch Line 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
6%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBranch Line School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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