Smith Middle School

  • Smith Middle School serves 520 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (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 31% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Smith Middle School's student population of 520 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Smith Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Smith Middle School is 0.34, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. 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#1992 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
13%
18%
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White
80%
66%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.340.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDearborn City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Dearborn Nowlin Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 203 students
    0.3 miles
    23600 Penn St
    Dearborn, MI 48124
    (313)827-6900
    0.3 K-5 203
  • Dearborn Long Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 210 students
    0.6 miles
    3100 Westwood St
    Dearborn, MI 48124
    (313)827-6100
    0.6 K-5 210
  • Dearborn West Village Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 474 students
    0.7 miles
    3530 Westwood St
    Dearborn, MI 48124
    (313)274-9200
    0.7 K-8 474
  • Dearborn Heights Robichaud Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 358 students
    1.0 miles
    3601 Janet St
    Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
    (313)565-8851
    1.0 9-12 358
  • Dearborn Heights Pardee School
    Grades: 4-5 | 391 students
    1.1 miles
    4650 Pardee Ave
    Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
    (313)203-5600
    1.1 4-5 391

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