Montcalm Area Independent School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools in Montcalm Area Independent School District, serving 242 students. Montcalm Area Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Public schools in Montcalm Area Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Michigan public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Michigan.
The top ranked public schools in Montcalm Area Independent School District are Seiter Education Service Center, Isdlocal Center Programs and Early College At Montcalm Community College. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is less than the Michigan public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameMontcalm Area Independent School District
School District Websitehttp://www.maisd.com
School District Phone Number(989) 831-5261
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools5 Schools3,757 Schools
# of Students242 Students1,472,768 Students
# of Teachers60 Teachers82,199 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:118:1

District Comparison

Montcalm Area Independent School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 869 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#549 out of 869 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Montcalm Area Independent   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Montcalm Area Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Montcalm Area Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
<50%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Montcalm Area Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.100.52
# of American Indian Studentsn/a9,974 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students3 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students5 Students114,872 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
8%
# of Black Students1 Student260,793 Students
% Black Students
1%
18%
# of White Students230 Students978,273 Students
% White Students
95%
66%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students3 Students57,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:2116,645
# of Students in 1st Grade:8105,836
# of Students in 2nd Grade:8103,959
# of Students in 3rd Grade:8105,431
# of Students in 4th Grade:17107,990
# of Students in 5th Grade:17112,295
# of Students in 6th Grade:9112,491
# of Students in 7th Grade:9111,937
# of Students in 8th Grade:10114,598
# of Students in 9th Grade:9123,397
# of Students in 10th Grade:6121,183
# of Students in 11th Grade:45115,695
# of Students in 12th Grade:74117,255
# of Ungraded Students:204,056

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $106,136 is higher than the state median of $13,151. The school district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $83,376 is higher than the state median of $13,281. The school district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$26 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Montcalm Area Independent   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$20 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Montcalm Area Independent   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$106,136$13,151
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Montcalm Area Independent   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$83,376$13,281
This chart display average spending per public school student in Montcalm Area Independent   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Montcalm Area Independent School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Seiter Education Service Center Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1401 East Van Deinse St
    Greenville, MI 48838
    (616) 225-4724

    Grades: K-12 | 72 students
  • Isdlocal Center Programs Special Education School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1401 E Vandeinse Ave
    Stanton, MI 48888
    (616) 225-4724

    Grades: PK-12 | 80 students
  • Early College At Montcalm Community College Magnet School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2800 College Dr
    Sidney, MI 48885
    (616) 225-5706

    Grades: 11-12 | 90 students
  • Isd Early Childhood Services Special Education School
    621 North New St
    Stanton, MI 48888
    (616) 558-5740

    Grades: PK | n/a student
  • Montcalm Area Career Center Vocational School
    1550 West Sidney Rd
    Sidney, MI 48885
    (616) 225-5708

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a student
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