Harker Middle School (Closed 2012)

234 Vosper St
Saranac, MI 48881
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Harker Middle School served 264 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 83% (which was higher than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 84% (which was higher than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students264 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Harker Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
83%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harker Middle 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
84%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harker Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Harker Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Harker Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 1996-97 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Harker Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Harker Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Harker Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
96%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Harker Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harker Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.080.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Harker Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harker Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaranac Community Schools School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Harker Middle School is Saranac Jrsr High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saranac Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saranac Saranac Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 515 students
    0.2 miles
    250 Pleasant St
    Saranac, MI 48881
    (616) 642-1200
    0.2 PK-6 515
  • Saranac Saranac Jrsr High School Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 396 students
    0.2 miles
    150 Pleasant St
    Saranac, MI 48881
    (616) 642-1100
    0.2 7-12 396
  • Ionia Freedom Acres School Special Education School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 118 students
    6.0 miles
    2191 Harwood Rd
    Ionia, MI 48846
    (616) 527-2921
    6 PK-12 118
  • Ionia Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 14 students
    6.1 miles
    1727 West Bluewater Hwy
    Ionia, MI 48846
    (616) 527-2510
    6.1 9-12 14
  • Ionia Handlon Correctional Facility Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2 students
    6.3 miles
    1728 West Bluewater Hwy
    Ionia, MI 48846
    (616) 527-3100
    6.3 9-12 2
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