1700 Pine Ave
Alma, MI 48801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Donald L Pavlik Middle School serves 502 students in grades 6-8.
Donald L Pavlik Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Donald L Pavlik Middle School's student population of 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
502 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Donald L Pavlik Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Donald L Pavlik Middle School is 0.22, 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 Data
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State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1362 out of 3120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
88%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 502 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50%)

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