Lakewood Middle School

  • Lakewood Middle School serves 566 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 57% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lakewood Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) 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 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Lakewood Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Lakewood Middle School's student population of 566 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students566 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lakewood Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Lakewood Middle School is 0.27, 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#716 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lakewood Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
85%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.270.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lakewood 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 NameLakewood 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
  • Lake Odessa Lakewood High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 599 students
    0.4 miles
    7223 Velte Rd
    Lake Odessa, MI 48849
    (616) 374-8868
    0.4 9-12 599
  • Lake Odessa Lakewood Elementary School
    Grades: 1-4 | 488 students
    2.0 miles
    812 Washington Blvd
    Lake Odessa, MI 48849
    (616) 374-8842
    2.0 1-4 488
  • Woodland Lakewood Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK-K | 170 students
    2.2 miles
    223 W Broadway
    Woodland, MI 48897
    (269) 367-4935
    2.2 PK-K 170
  • Ionia Coon School
    Grades: K-8 | 9 students
    9.6 miles
    6679 South State Rd
    Ionia, MI 48846
    (616) 527-4900
    9.6 K-8 9
  • Vermontville Maplewood School Magnet School
    Grades: 3-6 | 299 students
    10.0 miles
    170 Seminary St
    Vermontville, MI 49096
    (517) 726-0600
    10.0 3-6 299

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