Whittemoreprescott Jrsr High School

6001 Mills Rd
Whittemore, MI 48770
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Whittemoreprescott Jrsr High School serves 365 students in grades 7-12.
Whittemoreprescott Jrsr High 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Whittemoreprescott Jrsr High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Whittemoreprescott Jrsr High School's student population of 365 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Whittemoreprescott Jrsr High 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 Whittemoreprescott Jrsr High School is 0.12, 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
#1868 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
94%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.52
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhittemore-Prescott Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Whittemoreprescott Jrsr High School is Hale High School (11.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hale Elementarymiddle School (11.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whittemoreprescott Area Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Whittemore Whittemoreprescott Area Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 428 students
    0.4 miles
    8878 Prescott Rd
    Whittemore, MI 48770
    (989) 756-2400
    0.4 K-6 428
  • Hale Hale Elementarymiddle School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 211 students
    11.3 miles
    311 N Washington St
    Hale, MI 48739
    (989) 728-3551
    11.3 PK-8 211
  • Hale Hale High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 122 students
    11.5 miles
    311 N Washington St
    Hale, MI 48739
    (989) 728-3551
    11.5 9-12 122
  • West Branch Alternative Educational Academy Of Ogemaw County Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 105 students
    12.1 miles
    2389 S M 76
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989) 362-3006
    12.1 6-12 105
  • West Branch Ogemaw Heights High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 646 students
    13.0 miles
    960 South M 33
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989) 343-2020
    13 9-12 646

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