Escanaba Junior High School

  • Escanaba Junior High School serves 348 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Escanaba Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Escanaba Junior High School's student population of 348 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Escanaba Junior High School is ranked within the top 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 Escanaba Junior High School is 0.21, 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#1161 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Escanaba Junior High 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:1n/a
American Indian
6%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Escanaba Junior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Escanaba Junior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
White
89%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.210.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Escanaba Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEscanaba Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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