Hesperia Middle School

  • Hesperia Middle School serves 252 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 33% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Hesperia Middle School's student population of 252 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students252 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Hesperia Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hesperia Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hesperia Middle School is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2587 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hesperia 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hesperia 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hesperia Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hesperia Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hesperia Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hesperia Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
94%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hesperia Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hesperia Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.110.53
This chart display the diversity score of Hesperia Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hesperia Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hesperia Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHesperia Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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