Houghton Lake Middle School

4441 West Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629 | (989) 366-2016
  • Grades: 4-7
  • Student Enrollment: 442
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4441 W. Houghton Lake Drive, Houghton Lake, MI 48629
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs. Susan Tyer
  • Fax: (989) 366-2078
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: 442
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 24.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 229 (51.8%)
  • Females: 213 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 35 (7.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 280 (63.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 315 (71.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Houghton Lake Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian61.4%
Black92.0%
Asian71.6%
Hispanic30.7%
White41794.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Houghton Lake Middle School
  Number Percent
4th Grade11626.2%
5th Grade11526.0%
6th Grade11024.9%
7th Grade10122.9%
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 Houghton Lake Middle 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 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.0%93.0%91.5%
200996.2%96.2%92.3%
200887.5%87.5%87.9%
 
Reading Test
201078.3%78.3%84.1%
200980.8%80.8%84.1%
200879.8%79.8%82.8%
 
Writing Test
201048.8%48.8%47.2%
2009---
200840.0%40.0%44.4%
 
English Language Arts Test
200874.0%74.0%76.6%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201074.1%74.1%79.9%
200978.6%78.6%79.5%
200875.7%75.9%76.8%
 
Reading Test
201081.3%81.3%85.1%
200982.0%82.0%85.2%
200878.5%78.7%81.5%
 
Science Test
201073.2%73.2%78.1%
200975.9%75.9%81.0%
200886.1%86.2%83.1%
 
English Language Arts Test
200874.8%75.0%78.2%
 
Writing Test
200851.9%52.3%63.4%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201084.4%82.9%84.5%
200990.5%90.6%82.0%
200880.6%81.1%79.9%
 
Reading Test
201079.8%79.3%84.0%
200990.3%90.4%87.7%
200879.8%80.2%80.5%
 
Social Studies Test
201074.3%73.9%75.3%
200969.8%70.1%73.4%
200873.1%73.7%73.6%
 
English Language Arts Test
200879.6%80.0%79.5%
 
Writing Test
200876.3%76.8%75.7%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201087.7%87.1%84.6%
200991.6%91.6%82.2%
200883.7%84.0%82.6%
 
Reading Test
201078.9%78.4%79.0%
200991.8%91.8%82.0%
200881.6%82.0%79.6%
 
Writing Test
201033.3%32.8%47.8%
2009---
200876.5%76.0%77.9%
 
English Language Arts Test
200882.7%82.0%80.1%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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