Ionia Middle School

  • Ionia Middle School serves 707 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ionia Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Ionia Middle School's student population of 707 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students707 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ionia Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Ionia Middle School is 0.25, which is less 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#1153 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
11%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
86%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.250.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIonia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ionia Emerson School Special Education School
    Grades: PK-5 | 162 students
    0.5 miles
    645 Hackett St
    Ionia, MI 48846
    (616) 527-8018
    0.5 PK-5 162
  • Ionia Jefferson School
    Grades: PK-5 | 342 students
    0.5 miles
    420 North Jefferson St
    Ionia, MI 48846
    (616) 527-2740
    0.5 PK-5 342
  • Ionia Douglas R Welch High School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 115 students
    1.0 miles
    830 Harrison St
    Ionia, MI 48846
    (616) 527-3530
    1.0 6-12 115
  • Ionia Ionia Maximum Correctional Facility Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 5 students
    1.7 miles
    1576 West Bluewater Hwy
    Ionia, MI 48846
    (616) 527-6331
    1.7 9-12 5
  • Ionia Michigan Reformatory Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2 students
    1.7 miles
    1342 W Main St
    Ionia, MI 48846
    (616) 527-2500
    1.7 9-12 2

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