Thompson Middle School

  • Thompson Middle School serves 468 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (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 15% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Thompson Middle School's student population of 468 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students468 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thompson Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thompson Middle School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. 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#3060 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
17%
8%
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Black
71%
18%
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White
12%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thompson Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.460.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaginaw of the City of School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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