Meridian Junior High School

  • Meridian Junior High School serves 410 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Meridian Junior High School's student population of 410 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students410 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Meridian Junior High School
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meridian Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Meridian Junior High School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1573 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Meridian Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Meridian Junior High 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Meridian Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
99%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Meridian Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.020.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Meridian Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Meridian Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMeridian Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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