Farwell Middle School (Closed 2012)
Farwell Middle School served 345 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 45% (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 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
State Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(10-11)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(10-11)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Detroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education
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