Harbor Beach Middle School

402 South 5th St
Harbor Beach, MI 48441
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Harbor Beach Middle School serves 104 students in grades 6-8.
Harbor Beach Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) 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 Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Harbor Beach Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Harbor Beach Middle School's student population of 104 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students104 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Harbor Beach Middle 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 Harbor Beach 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
#1080 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
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
n/a
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
91%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarbor Beach Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Harbor Beach Middle School is Harbor Beach Community High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eccles School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harbor Beach Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harbor Beach Harbor Beach Community High School Magnet School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 222 students
    0.0 miles
    402 South 5th St
    Harbor Beach, MI 48441
    (989) 479-3261
    0 9-12 222
  • Harbor Beach Harbor Beach Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 168 students
    0.0 miles
    402 South 5th St
    Harbor Beach, MI 48441
    (989) 479-3261
    0 K-5 168
  • Harbor Beach Eccles School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 34 students
    6.7 miles
    5754 Section Line Rd
    Harbor Beach, MI 48441
    (989) 479-9266
    6.7 K-8 34
  • Bad Axe Adams Elementary School
    Grades: K-8 | 12 students
    9.9 miles
    4151 Section Line Rd
    Bad Axe, MI 48413
    (989) 269-8944
    9.9 K-8 12
  • Bad Axe Verona Mills School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 16 students
    11.4 miles
    3487 School St
    Bad Axe, MI 48413
    (989) 269-7054
    11.4 K-8 16

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