Nellie B Chisholm Middle School

4700 Stanton Blvd
Montague, MI 49437
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Nellie B Chisholm Middle School serves 369 students in grades 6-8.
Nellie B Chisholm Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Nellie B Chisholm Middle School's student population of 369 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students369 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Nellie B Chisholm Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Nellie B Chisholm Middle School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1655 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
84%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.280.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontague Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Nellie B Chisholm Middle School is Montague High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is White Lake Area Community Education (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oehrli Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Montague Montague Area Childhood Center
    Grades: PK-K | 168 students
    0.2 miles
    9151 Dicey St
    Montague, MI 49437
    (231) 894-9018
    0.2 PK-K 168
  • Montague Montague High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 465 students
    0.3 miles
    4900 Stanton Blvd
    Montague, MI 49437
    (231) 894-2661
    0.3 9-12 465
  • Montague Oehrli Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 1-5 | 518 students
    0.4 miles
    4859 Knudsen St
    Montague, MI 49437
    (231) 894-9018
    0.4 1-5 518
  • Whitehall White Lake Area Community Education Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-12 | 99 students
    1.3 miles
    541 East Slocum St
    Whitehall, MI 49461
    (231) 893-0515
    1.3 PK-12 99
  • Whitehall Whitehall Ealy Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-5 | 449 students
    1.4 miles
    425 East Sophia St
    Whitehall, MI 49461
    (231) 893-1040
    1.4 3-5 449

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