Davis Middle School

30 North West St
Hillsdale, MI 49242
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Davis Middle School serves 414 students in grades 5-8.
Davis 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (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 27% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Davis Middle School's student population of 414 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students414 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Davis 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 Davis Middle School is 0.15, 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
#1925 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
92%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsdale Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Davis Middle School is Horizon Alternative School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Will Carleton Charter School Academy (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gier Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hillsdale Horizon Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 25 students
    0.1 miles
    30 S Norwood Ave
    Hillsdale, MI 49242
    (517) 437-4403
    0.1 9-12 25
  • Hillsdale Adult Education

    0.2 miles
    30 South Norwood Ave
    Hillsdale, MI 49242
    (517) 437-4401
    0.2 n/a n/a
  • Hillsdale Hillsdale High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 445 students
    0.2 miles
    30 South Norwood Ave
    Hillsdale, MI 49242
    (517) 439-4320
    0.2 9-12 445
  • Hillsdale Bailey Early Childhood Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK-K | 4 students
    0.3 miles
    59 S Manning Street
    Hillsdale, MI 49242
    (517) 437-7369
    0.3 PK-K 4
  • Hillsdale Gier Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 454 students
    0.6 miles
    175 Spring Street
    Hillsdale, MI 49242
    (517) 437-7347
    0.6 K-4 454

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