Larson Middle School

  • Larson Middle School serves 786 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 71% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Larson Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Larson Middle School's student population of 786 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students786 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Larson Middle School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Larson Middle School is 0.52, which is equal to 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#147 out of 3119 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
21%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
66%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Larson Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.520.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTroy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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