Hazel Park Junior High School

22770 Highland Ave
Hazel Park, MI 48030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 461 students in grades 6-8, Hazel Park Junior High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 461 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : Bottom 50% in MI
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Hazel Park Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Hazel Park Junior High School's student population of 461 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
461 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Hazel Park Junior High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hazel Park Junior High School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MI)
#2493 out of 2925 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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11%
36%
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30%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
42%
18%
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White
44%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.63
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hazel Park Junior High School's ranking?
Hazel Park Junior High School is ranked #2493 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
11% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while 30% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
How many students attend Hazel Park Junior High School?
461 students attend Hazel Park Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
44% of Hazel Park Junior High School students are White, 42% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hazel Park Junior High School?
Hazel Park Junior High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Hazel Park Junior High School offer ?
Hazel Park Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Hazel Park Junior High School part of?
Hazel Park Junior High School is part of Hazel Park School District Of The City Of.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 461 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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