Thompson Community Center (Closed 2013)

Thompson Community Center serves 130 students in grades 7-12. 
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤20% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≤10% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 64%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 66% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
130 students
This chart display total students of Thompson Community Center by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (MI)
(11-12)
≤20%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Thompson Community Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
(11-12)
≤10%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Thompson Community Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Thompson Community Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Thompson Community Center and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Thompson Community Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Thompson Community Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
54%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Thompson Community Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
34%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Thompson Community Center and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thompson Community Center.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
0.59
This chart display the diversity score of Thompson Community Center and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
(11-12)
≤10%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Thompson Community Center and public school graduation rate of Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Thompson Community Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Thompson Community Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MI state average), while ≤10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 64% MI state average).
What is the graduation rate of Thompson Community Center?
The graduation rate of Thompson Community Center is 10%, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 82%.
How many students attend Thompson Community Center?
130 students attend Thompson Community Center.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
54% of Thompson Community Center students are Black, 34% of students are White, 11% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Thompson Community Center?
Thompson Community Center has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Thompson Community Center offer ?
Thompson Community Center offers enrollment in grades 7-12
What school district is Thompson Community Center part of?
Thompson Community Center is part of Van Dyke Public Schools School District.

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