Garden City Middle School

1851 Radcliff St
Garden City, MI 48135
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Garden City Middle School serves 439 students in grades 7-8.
Garden City 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (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 38% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Garden City Middle School's student population of 439 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Garden City 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 Garden City Middle School is 0.30, 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
#1706 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
9%
18%
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White
83%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.300.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarden City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Garden City Middle School is John Glenn High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Farmington 56 Campus (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Garden City Farmington 56 Campus Math: 26% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 446 students
    0.4 miles
    33411 Marquette Ave
    Garden City, MI 48135
    (734) 762-8460
    0.4 5-6 446
  • Westland Stottlemyer Early Childhood Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK
    0.6 miles
    34801 Marquette St
    Westland, MI 48185
    (734) 419-2645
    0.6 PK n/a
  • Westland Thomas A Edison Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 442 students
    0.7 miles
    34505 Hunter Ave
    Westland, MI 48185
    (734) 419-2600
    0.7 K-4 442
  • Westland Wildwood Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 468 students
    0.7 miles
    500 North Wildwood St
    Westland, MI 48185
    (734) 419-2790
    0.7 PK-4 468
  • Westland John Glenn High School Math: 2% | Reading: 2%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,694 student
    1.2 miles
    36105 Marquette St
    Westland, MI 48185
    (734) 419-2323
    1.2 8-12 1,694

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