Hazel Park Junior High School

22770 Highland Ave
Hazel Park, MI 48030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Hazel Park Junior High School serves 586 students in grades 6-8.
Hazel Park Junior High 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (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 13% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Hazel Park Junior High School's student population of 586 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students586 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Hazel Park Junior High 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 Hazel Park Junior High School is 0.56, which is more 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
#2372 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
40%
18%
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White
53%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHazel Park School District Of The City Of School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hazel Park Junior High School is Hazel Park Adult Education (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Momentum Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is United Oaks Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hazel Park Hazel Park Adult Education Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.4 miles
    420 West 9 Mile Rd
    Hazel Park, MI 48030
    (248) 658-5600
    0.4 9-12 n/a
  • Hazel Park Hazel Park Esl 9 Mile Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.4 miles
    420 W 9 Mile Rd
    Hazel Park, MI 48030
    (248) 658-5600
    0.4 9-12 n/a
  • Hazel Park United Oaks Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 398 students
    0.4 miles
    1001 East Harry Ave
    Hazel Park, MI 48030
    (248) 658-2400
    0.4 K-5 398
  • Hazel Park Hazel Park High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 916 students
    0.6 miles
    23400 Hughes Ave
    Hazel Park, MI 48030
    (248) 658-5100
    0.6 9-12 916
  • Warren Michigan Mathematics And Science Academy Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 162 students
    0.6 miles
    28501 Lorraine Avenue
    Warren, MI 48093
    (586) 920-2163
    0.6 K-5 162

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