Pellston Middlehigh School

172 Park St
Pellston, MI 49769
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Pellston Middlehigh School serves 277 students in grades 6-12.
Pellston Middlehigh 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Pellston Middlehigh School's student population of 277 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students277 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Rankings

Pellston Middlehigh School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pellston Middlehigh School is 0.44, 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
#1893 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
7%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
73%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
16%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.440.52
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePellston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Pellston Middlehigh School is Alanson Public School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pellston Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pellston Pellston Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 214 students
    0.2 miles
    114 Zipf St
    Pellston, MI 49769
    (231) 539-8421
    0.2 PK-5 214
  • Alanson Alanson Public School Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 230 students
    7.5 miles
    7400 North St
    Alanson, MI 49706
    (231) 548-2261
    7.5 PK-12 230
  • Indian River Cop Esd Programs Special Education School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-12 | 90 students
    10.4 miles
    6065 Learning Ln
    Indian River, MI 49749
    (231) 238-9394
    10.4 PK-12 90
  • Harbor Springs Harbor Springs Middle School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 165 students
    11.0 miles
    800 South State Rd
    Harbor Springs, MI 49740
    (231) 526-4700
    11 6-8 165
  • Harbor Springs Blackbird Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 154 students
    12.6 miles
    421 East Lake St
    Harbor Springs, MI 49740
    (231) 526-4600
    12.6 PK-2 154

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