Galesburgaugusta Middle School

  • Galesburgaugusta Middle School serves 348 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Galesburgaugusta Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Galesburgaugusta Middle School's student population of 348 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Galesburgaugusta Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Galesburgaugusta Middle School is 0.17, 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#1774 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
91%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.170.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGalesburg-Augusta Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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