Thomas Simpson Middle School

  • Thomas Simpson Middle School serves 417 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (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 59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Thomas Simpson Middle School's student population of 417 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thomas Simpson Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thomas Simpson Middle School is 0.26, 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#1437 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
86%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thomas Simpson Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.260.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlat Rock Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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