Brandon Middle School

  • Brandon Middle School serves 390 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (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 40% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Brandon Middle School's student population of 390 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brandon Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brandon Middle School is 0.34, 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#1651 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
4%
18%
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White
81%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brandon Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.340.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrandon in the Counties of Oakland and Lapee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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