Bronson Jrsr High School

  • Bronson Jrsr High School serves 559 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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 29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bronson Jrsr High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Bronson Jrsr High School's student population of 559 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students559 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bronson Jrsr High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Bronson Jrsr High School is 0.37, 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#1756 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
20%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
77%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.370.52
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Graduation Rate≥95%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBronson Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Simply put the teaching and admin staff at Bronson JR/SR High caused a great deal of harm to many students. Their favoritism, apathy towards students they felt were less desirable, and general lack of knowledge within the subjects they were expected to teach created an environment where only a handful of students had the possibility to succeed. I was lucky enough to be accepted to a good University. The sad part however was that I was forced to train myself on how to effectively study and use that knowledge to excel in my major. It is simply a disgrace that the unionized staff at Bronson Jr/Sr High are to lazy to help kids become academically successful.
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