Dwight Rich Middle School (Closed 2012)

  • Dwight Rich Middle School served 557 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 60% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 64% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 80% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Dwight Rich Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dwight Rich Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dwight Rich Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Dwight Rich Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
63%
18%
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White
20%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dwight Rich Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dwight Rich Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.550.28
This chart display the diversity score of Dwight Rich Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dwight Rich Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dwight Rich Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLansing Public School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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