Caro Middle School

  • Caro Middle School serves 381 students in grades 6-8.
  • 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 37% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Caro Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Caro Middle School's student population of 381 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Caro Middle 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 Caro Middle School is 0.21, 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#1587 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)
37%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
89%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.210.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCaro Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Caro Caro High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 482 students
    0.0 miles
    301 North Hooper St
    Caro, MI 48723
    (989) 673-3165
    0.0 9-12 482
  • Caro Mccomb Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-2 | 391 students
    0.0 miles
    303 North Hooper St
    Caro, MI 48723
    (989) 673-3169
    0.0 PK-2 391
  • Caro Schall Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: 3-5 | 353 students
    0.7 miles
    325 East Frank St
    Caro, MI 48723
    (989) 673-3168
    0.7 3-5 353
  • Caro Highland Pines School Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 113 students
    1.4 miles
    1381 Cleaver Rd
    Caro, MI 48723
    (989) 673-5200
    1.4 PK-12 113
  • Caro Transition Center Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 1 student
    1.4 miles
    1383 Cleaver Rd
    Caro, MI 48723
    (989) 672-6950
    1.4 Inquire with school 1

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