Tomlinson Middle School

  • Tomlinson Middle School serves 226 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (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 20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Tomlinson Middle School's student population of 226 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tomlinson Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tomlinson Middle School is 0.26, which is less 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#2887 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
85%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tomlinson Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
14%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tomlinson Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.260.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tomlinson Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestwood Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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    Grades: K-8 | 474 students
    0.8 miles
    3530 Westwood St
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  • Dearborn Long Elementary School
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This school is terrible ! The staff is incompetent. The children aren't allowed to bring their books home to study because the teachers think they won't return them !!
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