Barbour Magnet Middle School

4209 Seneca St, Detroit, MI 48214 | (313) 866-2300
Note: School Closed or Operational Status Unknown
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: Unknown
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3.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls middle school students from grades 6-8
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4209 Seneca Street, Detroit, MI 48214
  • Principal or Admin: Ms. Deborah Manciel
  • Fax: (313) 866-2262
School District Details
  • Detroit City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $12,016
  • Graduation Rate: 45.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 11.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.8
  • Enrolled Students: 89,561

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 0
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 0
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3.5

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2 reviews for Barbour Magnet Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 02, 2008
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • babour should change there dress code or i will take my childern,nieces,nephews,cousin out of your school

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Barbour Magnet Middle School performed on average much worse than most 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
English Language Arts Test
200846.6%54.8%79.5%
 
Math Test
200837.5%54.0%79.9%
 
Reading Test
200846.6%56.4%80.5%
 
Social Studies Test
200832.2%45.2%73.6%
 
Writing Test
200850.0%52.5%75.7%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200833.9%57.7%80.1%
 
Math Test
200843.0%55.8%82.6%
 
Reading Test
200832.1%56.4%79.6%
 
Writing Test
200844.2%57.5%77.9%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200833.3%55.1%76.7%
 
Math Test
200825.4%46.6%74.5%
 
Reading Test
200832.6%53.9%75.5%
 
Science Test
200822.4%48.9%76.3%
 
Writing Test
200836.2%52.9%74.2%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2007-2008

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