3950 Hendershot Ave Nw
Grand Rapids, MI 49544
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Kenowa Hills Middle School serves 717 students in grades 6-8.
Kenowa Hills Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Kenowa Hills Middle School's student population of 717 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
717 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Kenowa Hills Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Kenowa Hills Middle School is 0.45, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1842 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
8%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
72%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 717 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Top 50%)

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