235 Temple St
Mason, MI 48854
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Mason Middle School serves 742 students in grades 6-8.
Mason Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 742 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mason Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Mason Middle School's student population of 742 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
742 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Mason Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Mason Middle School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#651 out of 3120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
85%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mason Middle School's ranking?

Mason Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

55% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% MI state average), while 58% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MI state average).

How many students attend Mason Middle School?

742 students attend Mason Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

85% of Mason Middle School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Mason Middle School?

Mason Middle School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 17:1.

What grades does Mason Middle School offer ?

Mason Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 742 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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