Earhart Middle School (Closed 2012)

  • Earhart Middle School served 313 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 59% (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 52% (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 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students313 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Earhart Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Earhart 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
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
61%
8%
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Black
23%
18%
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White
16%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Earhart Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.550.53
This chart display the diversity score of Earhart 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
68%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Earhart 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 NameDetroit Public s Community School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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