Harper Creek Middle School

Serves grades 5 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
7290 B Dr N
Battle Creek, MI 49014
Phone
(269) 441-4750
District
HARPER CREEK COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
County
CALHOUN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
894
Classroom Teachers
47

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

5

(10 is best)

Better than 40.3% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Harper Creek Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 5

50 40 30 20 10 0
32%
41%
40%
46%
24%
35%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

50 40 30 20 10 0
37%
38%
36%
42%
37%
35%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

50 40 30 20 10 0
38%
39%
43%
43%
33%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
19
18
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 204 22.8%
Grade 6 226 25.3%
Grade 7 230 25.7%
Grade 8 234 26.2%
Total 894 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.4% 90.1% 68.7%
Black 4.3% 2.8% 18.5%
Hispanic 4.8% 5.2% 8.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.8% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 1.1% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.6% 41.0% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.2% 35.5% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 5.5% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 14,945 9,986,857
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 203.5 177
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.9% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.4% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.7% 31.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.3% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 19.7% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,078 3,905,966
Single Parent Households With Children 8.2% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.6% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.9% 28.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.7% 9.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.4% 13.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.4% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.1% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.1% 19.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.5% 15.1%
$15,000 or less 7.7% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,387 $17,781,408 58.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $429 $1,194,336 3.9%
Staff $147 $409,248 1.4%
General Administration $286 $796,224 2.6%
School Administration $606 $1,687,104 5.6%
Operation $962 $2,678,208 8.8%
Transportation $396 $1,102,464 3.6%
Other $330 $918,720 3.0%
Total Support $3,155 $8,783,520 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,338 $3,724,992 12.3%
Total Expenditures $10,880 $30,289,920 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,559 $9,833,177,705 48.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $902 $1,352,678,739 6.6%
Staff $562 $843,173,785 4.1%
General Administration $251 $376,691,275 1.8%
School Administration $637 $954,866,598 4.7%
Operation $994 $1,490,342,857 7.3%
Transportation $479 $717,479,129 3.5%
Other $562 $842,716,538 4.1%
Total Support $4,388 $6,577,850,635 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,711 $4,064,480,896 19.9%
Total Expenditures $13,658 $20,475,485,557 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%