West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,065 students in West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District. West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
The top ranked public schools in West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District are Surline Elementary School, Rose City School and Surline Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Michigan public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameWest Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.wbrc.k12.mi.us
School District Phone Number(989) 343-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools4 Schools3,756 Schools
# of Students2,065 Students1,472,594 Students
# of Teachers107 Teachers82,184 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1

District Comparison

West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 868 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 90-94% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#219 out of 869 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  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)
38%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  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
90-94%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.070.52
# of American Indian Students20 Students9,972 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students11 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students23 Students114,870 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# of Black Students9 Students260,791 Students
% Black Students
n/a
18%
# of White Students1,997 Students978,114 Students
% White Students
97%
66%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1 Student57,356 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:218116,631
# of Students in 1st Grade:151105,819
# of Students in 2nd Grade:157103,939
# of Students in 3rd Grade:149105,414
# of Students in 4th Grade:144107,969
# of Students in 5th Grade:149112,277
# of Students in 6th Grade:141112,480
# of Students in 7th Grade:163111,922
# of Students in 8th Grade:147114,586
# of Students in 9th Grade:174123,385
# of Students in 10th Grade:173121,174
# of Students in 11th Grade:146115,691
# of Students in 12th Grade:153117,251
# of Ungraded Students: - 4,056

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,181 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,210. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,155 is less than the state median of $13,245. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$23 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  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$21 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  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$11,181$13,210
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  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$10,155$13,245
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  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.

West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Surline Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    147 State St
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989) 343-2190

    Grades: PK-4 | 706 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Rose City School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    515 Harrington
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989) 343-2250

    Grades: PK-8 | 147 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Surline Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    147 State St
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989) 343-2140

    Grades: 5-8 | 566 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Ogemaw Heights High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    960 South M 33
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989) 343-2020

    Grades: 9-12 | 646 students
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