Smith Middle School

  • Smith Middle School serves 550 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (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 36% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Smith 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 student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Smith Middle School's student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students550 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Smith 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Smith Middle School is 0.36, 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#1704 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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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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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.360.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDearborn City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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    Charter School
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    0.7 miles
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  • Dearborn Heights Madison School
    Grades: PK
    1.0 miles
    4950 Madison St
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  • Dearborn Heights Robichaud Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 352 students
    1.0 miles
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    Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
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    1.0 9-12 352

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