Crestwood Middle School

  • Crestwood Middle School serves 660 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (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 55% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Crestwood 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Crestwood Middle School's student population of 660 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students660 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Crestwood Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Crestwood Middle School is 0.75, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#1625 out of 3167 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
19%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
8%
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Black
37%
18%
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White
27%
66%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.750.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKentwood School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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