Kingsford Middle School

  • Kingsford Middle School serves 566 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is equal to the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kingsford 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 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Kingsford Middle School's student population of 566 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students566 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Kingsford Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kingsford 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 Kingsford Middle 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#997 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kingsford 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kingsford Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
White
92%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kingsford Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.150.52
This chart display the diversity score of Kingsford Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kingsford Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBreitung Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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This school is the BEST! I love it here! Our principal is honest, caring, friendly, and serious. His wife is currently my Science teacher and she is the BEST teacher EVER! They do offer a lot of sports but when it comes right down to it they put academics before sports and fun while still incorporating both. We cannot compete in athletic events unless our grades are above a C average. <3 KMS <3
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