Leon W Hayes Middle School

  • Leon W Hayes Middle School serves 830 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Leon W Hayes Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, 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 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Leon W Hayes Middle School's student population of 830 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students830 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leon W Hayes 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 Leon W Hayes Middle School is 0.35, 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#859 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
80%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.350.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Ledge School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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