Upton Middle School

  • Upton Middle School serves 681 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Upton Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Upton Middle School's student population of 681 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students681 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Upton Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Upton Middle School is 0.30, 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#316 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
8%
18%
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White
83%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Upton Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.300.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Upton 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 NameSt. Joseph Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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  • Saint Joseph Lighthouse Education Center Special Education School
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    0.7 miles
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    (269)429-2351
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  • Saint Joseph Clarke School
    Grades: K-5 | 467 students
    1.6 miles
    515 East Glenlord Rd
    Saint Joseph, MI 49085
    (269)926-3600
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  • Saint Joseph Brown School
    Grades: K-5 | 372 students
    1.9 miles
    2027 Brown School Road
    Saint Joseph, MI 49085
    (269)926-3500
    1.9 K-5 372
  • Stevensville Roosevelt Elementary School
    Grades: K-12 | 435 students
    2.5 miles
    2000 El Dorado Dr
    Stevensville, MI 49127
    (269)428-1416
    2.5 K-12 435
  • Stevensville Stewart Elementary School
    Grades: K-12 | 418 students
    2.5 miles
    2750 Orchard Ln
    Stevensville, MI 49127
    (269)428-1418
    2.5 K-12 418

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