Iron Mountain High School

  • Iron Mountain High School serves 300 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Iron Mountain 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 student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Iron Mountain High School's student population of 300 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Iron Mountain 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 Iron Mountain High School is 0.15, 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#2668 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
92%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.150.52
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Graduation Rate90-94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIron Mountain 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
  • Iron Mountain Central Middle School Alternative School
    Grades: 7-8 | 123 students
    0.1 miles
    300 W B St
    Iron Mountain, MI 49801
    (906) 779-2610
    0.1 7-8 123
  • Iron Mountain East Elementary School
    Grades: 5-6 | 110 students
    0.6 miles
    300 West B St
    Iron Mountain, MI 49801
    (906) 779-2620
    0.6 5-6 110
  • Iron Mountain Imk Community Education Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: K-12 | 103 students
    0.8 miles
    800 East E St
    Iron Mountain, MI 49801
    (906) 779-2660
    0.8 K-12 103
  • Kingsford Kingsford High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 555 students
    0.8 miles
    431 Hamilton Ave
    Kingsford, MI 49802
    (906) 779-2670
    0.8 9-12 555
  • Kingsford Kingsford Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 566 students
    0.8 miles
    445 Hamilton Ave
    Kingsford, MI 49802
    (906) 779-2680
    0.8 5-8 566

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