Thunder Bay Junior High School

3500 South 3rd Ave, Alpena, MI 49707 | (989) 358-5400
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 648
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3500 3rd Avenue, Alpena, MI 49707
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Steve Genschaw
  • Fax: (989) 358-5499
  • Website: www.alpenaschools.com
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 648
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 321 (49.5%)
  • Females: 320 (49.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 60 (9.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 234 (36.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 294 (45.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Thunder Bay Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black40.6%
Asian40.6%
Hispanic20.3%
White62997.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Thunder Bay Junior High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade32950.8%
8th Grade31949.2%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Thunder Bay Junior High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on MEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

MEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201080.9%80.9%84.5%
 
Reading Test
201085.9%85.9%84.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201075.2%75.2%75.3%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201081.4%81.4%84.6%
200978.4%78.4%82.2%
200882.8%82.8%82.6%
 
Reading Test
201088.4%88.4%79.0%
200986.8%86.8%82.0%
200885.6%85.6%79.6%
 
Writing Test
201050.7%50.7%47.8%
2009---
200881.4%81.4%77.9%
 
English Language Arts Test
200885.2%85.2%80.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201081.1%81.1%78.0%
200972.4%71.9%70.3%
200873.1%72.9%74.5%
 
Reading Test
201085.5%85.5%81.9%
200987.0%86.8%83.4%
200875.6%75.7%75.5%
 
Science Test
201082.1%82.1%78.1%
200982.9%82.4%75.9%
200885.6%85.6%76.3%
 
English Language Arts Test
200876.7%76.8%76.7%
 
Writing Test
200876.0%76.1%74.2%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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