Sturgis Middle School

  • Sturgis Middle School serves 788 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sturgis 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 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Sturgis Middle School's student population of 788 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students788 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sturgis 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 diversity score of Sturgis Middle School is 0.55, which is more 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#1738 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
38%
8%
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Black
3%
18%
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White
56%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSturgis School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sturgis Jerolene
    Grades: PK-K
    1.1 miles
    303 E Jerolene St
    Sturgis, MI 49091
    (269) 659-1537
    1.1 PK-K n/a
  • Sturgis Sturgis Schools Adult Education Center Alternative School
    Grades: PK-12 | 65 students
    1.1 miles
    107 West West St
    Sturgis, MI 49091
    (269) 659-1540
    1.1 PK-12 65
  • Sturgis Wenzel School
    Grades: K-2 | 168 students
    1.2 miles
    403 East Park St
    Sturgis, MI 49091
    (269) 659-1575
    1.2 K-2 168
  • Sturgis Wall School
    Grades: K-2 | 353 students
    1.3 miles
    702 East Lafayette St
    Sturgis, MI 49091
    (269) 659-1570
    1.3 K-2 353
  • Sturgis Congress School
    Grades: K-2 | 202 students
    1.5 miles
    421 East Congress St
    Sturgis, MI 49091
    (269) 659-1565
    1.5 K-2 202

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