235 Spencer Ln
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Ypsilanti Community Middle School serves 408 students in grades 6-8.
Ypsilanti Community Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Ypsilanti Community Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Ypsilanti Community Middle School's student population of 408 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
408 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Ypsilanti Community Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ypsilanti Community Middle School is 0.50, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2879 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
68%
18%
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White
17%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ypsilanti Community Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

School Reviews

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I went here, I was the Class of 1981 when it was Willow Run High School. Say what you want, but I went on to get a BS from Eastern Michigan University and a MS from Wayne State University. So if you''re currently enrolled here, go the distance and don''t give up.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Top 30%)

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