West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools in West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District, serving 2,065 students.
  • Public school in West Branch-Rose City Area School School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 49% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of 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 Ogemaw Heights High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • 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).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the Michigan public school average of 18:1.

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 Schools3,736 Schools
# of Students2,065 Students1,472,301 Students
# of Teachers107 Teachers82,182 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1

District Comparison

  • West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 865 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
39%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
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 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.070.52
# of American Indian Students20 Students9,974 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students11 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students23 Students114,872 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# of Black Students9 Students260,793 Students
% Black Students
n/a
18%
# of White Students1,997 Students978,273 Students
% White Students
97%
66%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1 Student57,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:218116,607
# of Students in 1st Grade:151105,799
# of Students in 2nd Grade:157103,933
# of Students in 3rd Grade:149105,395
# of Students in 4th Grade:144107,959
# of Students in 5th Grade:149112,259
# of Students in 6th Grade:141112,463
# of Students in 7th Grade:163111,894
# of Students in 8th Grade:147114,566
# of Students in 9th Grade:174123,361
# of Students in 10th Grade:173121,139
# of Students in 11th Grade:146115,656
# of Students in 12th Grade:153117,214
# of Ungraded Students: - 4,056

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,383 in this school district is less than the state average of $12,785. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,587 is less than the state average of $12,796. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$23 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$23 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  School District and average spending for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,383$12,785
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,587$12,796
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Branch-Rose City Area Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

West Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Ogemaw Heights High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    960 South M 33
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989)343-2020

    Grades: 9-12 | 646 students
  • Rose City School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    515 Harrington
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989)343-2250

    Grades: PK-8 | 147 students
  • Surline Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Top 30%
    147 State St
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989)343-2190

    Grades: PK-4 | 706 students
  • Surline Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    147 State St
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989)343-2140

    Grades: 5-8 | 566 students
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