Seitz Middle School

  • Seitz Middle School serves 673 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Seitz Middle School's student population of 673 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students673 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Seitz Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Seitz Middle School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1438 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Seitz Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
6%
18%
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White
81%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Seitz Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.330.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Seitz Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRiverview Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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    0.0 miles
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  • Southgate Allen Elementary School
    Grades: K-12 | 359 students
    0.7 miles
    16500 Mccann St
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (734)246-4644
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  • Riverview Memorial Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 430 students
    0.8 miles
    13425 Colvin St
    Riverview, MI 48193
    (734)285-4080
    0.8 K-5 430
  • Southgate Asher School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 319 students
    1.0 miles
    14101 Leroy St
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (734)246-4633
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  • Riverview Forest Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 447 students
    1.0 miles
    19400 Hampton St
    Riverview, MI 48193
    (734)479-2550
    1.0 K-5 447

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