Davidson Middle School

15800 Trenton Rd
Southgate, MI 48195
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 649 students in grades 6-8, Davidson Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 649 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : Bottom 50% in MI
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Davidson Middle School's student population of 649 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
649 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Davidson Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,069 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Davidson Middle School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MI)
#2308 out of 3069 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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18%
34%
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31%
45%
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27%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
9%
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Black
9%
18%
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White
68%
64%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.51
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Davidson Middle School's ranking?
Davidson Middle School is ranked #2308 out of 3,069 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% MI state average), while 31% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% MI state average).
How many students attend Davidson Middle School?
649 students attend Davidson Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of Davidson Middle School students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Davidson Middle School?
Davidson Middle School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Davidson Middle School offer ?
Davidson Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Davidson Middle School part of?
Davidson Middle School is part of Southgate Community School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 649 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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