Pewamowestphalia Middlehigh School

  • Pewamowestphalia Middlehigh School serves 490 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 32% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pewamowestphalia Middlehigh School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Pewamowestphalia Middlehigh School's student population of 490 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students490 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pewamowestphalia Middlehigh School is ranked within the top 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 Pewamowestphalia Middlehigh School is 0.08, 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#1557 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
White
96%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.080.52
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePewamo-Westphalia Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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