Thomas Simpson Middle School

24900 Meadows Ave
Flat Rock, MI 48134
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Thomas Simpson Middle School serves 440 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (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.
Thomas Simpson 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 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Thomas Simpson Middle School's student population of 440 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Thomas Simpson 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 Thomas Simpson Middle School is 0.27, 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
#1654 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
85%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlat Rock Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thomas Simpson Middle School is Flat Rock Academic Virtual Academy 612 (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Huron Ai Center Progam (0.1 miles away)
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