6500 Sheldon Rd
Rochester, MI 48306
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Hart Middle School serves 1,088 students in grades 6-8.
Hart Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,088 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Hart Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Hart Middle School's student population of 1,088 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,088 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Hart Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hart Middle School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#218 out of 3120 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
81%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.33
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hart Middle School's ranking?

Hart Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

66% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% MI state average), while 72% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MI state average).

How many students attend Hart Middle School?

1,088 students attend Hart Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

81% of Hart Middle School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Hart Middle School?

Hart Middle School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 17:1.

What grades does Hart Middle School offer ?

Hart Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Hart Middle School part of?

Hart Middle School is part of Rochester Community School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,088 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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