Kalkaska Middle School

1700 West Kalkaska St, Kalkaska, MI 49646 | (231) 258-4040
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 329
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o. Box 580, Kalkaska, MI 49646
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs. Diane Swoverland
  • Fax: (231) 258-3576
  • Website: www.kpschools.com
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 329
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 166 (50.5%)
  • Females: 163 (49.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 42 (12.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 146 (44.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 188 (57.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Kalkaska Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian72.1%
Black10.3%
Asian20.6%
Hispanic51.5%
White31495.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Kalkaska Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade11535.0%
7th Grade9829.8%
8th Grade11635.3%
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 Kalkaska 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 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201084.4%84.4%84.5%
200978.3%78.3%82.0%
200868.4%68.4%79.9%
 
Reading Test
201088.1%88.1%84.0%
200980.9%80.9%87.7%
200865.3%65.3%80.5%
 
Social Studies Test
201071.6%71.6%75.3%
200973.7%73.7%73.4%
200861.2%61.2%73.6%
 
English Language Arts Test
200862.2%62.2%79.5%
 
Writing Test
200855.1%55.1%75.7%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201087.6%87.6%84.6%
200983.7%83.7%82.2%
200883.9%83.9%82.6%
 
Reading Test
201077.2%77.2%79.0%
200983.9%83.9%82.0%
200879.3%79.3%79.6%
 
Writing Test
201044.2%44.2%47.8%
2009---
200869.2%69.2%77.9%
 
English Language Arts Test
200877.6%77.6%80.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201073.7%73.7%78.0%
200962.7%62.7%70.3%
200870.3%70.3%74.5%
 
Reading Test
201076.8%76.8%81.9%
200987.6%87.6%83.4%
200868.8%68.8%75.5%
 
Science Test
201080.8%80.8%78.1%
200978.6%78.6%75.9%
200875.0%75.0%76.3%
 
English Language Arts Test
200871.4%71.4%76.7%
 
Writing Test
200874.1%74.1%74.2%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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