West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,065 students in West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 49% statewide average).
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. West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked 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 Name
West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
4 Schools
3,749 Schools
# Students
2,065 Students
1,469,696 Students
# Teachers
107 Teachers
82,003 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 864 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#268 out of 872 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
40%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
49%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.07
0.52
# American Indian Students
20 Students
9,957 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
11 Students
49,628 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
23 Students
114,730 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# Black Students
9 Students
259,747 Students
% Black Students
n/a
18%
# White Students
1,997 Students
976,677 Students
% White Students
97%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
1,268 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1 Student
57,274 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
218
116,406
# Students in 1st Grade:
151
105,613
# Students in 2nd Grade:
157
103,755
# Students in 3rd Grade:
149
105,194
# Students in 4th Grade:
144
107,796
# Students in 5th Grade:
149
112,044
# Students in 6th Grade:
141
112,295
# Students in 7th Grade:
163
111,752
# Students in 8th Grade:
147
114,405
# Students in 9th Grade:
174
123,174
# Students in 10th Grade:
173
120,909
# Students in 11th Grade:
146
115,387
# Students in 12th Grade:
153
116,910
# Ungraded Students:
-
4,056

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,232 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,094. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,739 is less than the state median of $13,691. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue
$25 MM
$11 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 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$22 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 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,232
$14,094
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 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,739
$13,691
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 2017-18 school year data.

Best West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Surline Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
147 State St
West Branch, MI 48661
(989) 343-2190
Grades: PK-4
| 706 students
Rank: #22.
Rose City School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
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: 51%
Rank:
6/
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: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
960 South M 33
West Branch, MI 48661
(989) 343-2020
Grades: 9-12
| 646 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • West Branch-rose City Area Schools
  • 960 S M 33, West Branch, MI, 48661-9079
  • (989) 343-2000
  • wbrc.k12.mi.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,065 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Top 50% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.07

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