Grass Lake Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1000 Grass Lake Rd
Grass Lake, MI 49240
Phone
(517) 867-5550
District
GRASS LAKE COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
County
JACKSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
308
Classroom Teachers
16

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

5

(10 is best)

Better than 43.5% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Grass Lake Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 40
Proficiency in Reading 40 44
Proficiency in Math 39 35

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 41
Proficiency in Reading 32 45
Proficiency in Math 31 37

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 41
Proficiency in Reading 51 48
Proficiency in Math 33.0 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.30
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.92
AVG FOR STATE 18.17
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 92 29.9%
Grade 7 94 30.5%
Grade 8 122 39.6%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Total 308 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.4% 95.2% 69.9%
Black 0.3% 0.4% 18.6%
Hispanic 2.6% 3.3% 7.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 0.5% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.6% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 18.5% 19.1% 42.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.6% 16.5% 36.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.9% 2.6% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 6,560 9,962,311
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 105.1 176
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.5% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.2% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.7% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 14.6% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,543 3,888,646
Single Parent Households With Children 5.8% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.7% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.4% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.6% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.4% 12.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.5% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.0% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.6% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.3% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 7.5% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,160 $7,607,600 58.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $183 $226,005 1.7%
Staff $69 $85,215 0.6%
General Administration $272 $335,920 2.6%
School Administration $631 $779,285 6.0%
Operation $825 $1,018,875 7.8%
Transportation $372 $459,420 3.5%
Other $381 $470,535 3.6%
Total Support $2,733 $3,375,255 25.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,704 $2,104,440 16.1%
Total Expenditures $10,597 $13,087,295 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,198 $9,450,632,224 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $794 $1,211,081,566 6.5%
Staff $510 $778,315,219 4.2%
General Administration $231 $352,163,732 1.9%
School Administration $596 $908,348,462 4.9%
Operation $993 $1,514,641,703 8.2%
Transportation $439 $670,059,605 3.6%
Other $521 $793,829,806 4.3%
Total Support $4,085 $6,228,537,098 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,903 $2,901,180,624 15.6%
Total Expenditures $12,186 $18,580,363,063 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%