Jefferson Middle School

800 West Chapel Ln, Midland, MI 48640 | (989) 923-5873
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 805
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  • Mailing Address: 800 W. Chapel Lane, Midland, MI 48640
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Michael Decker
  • Fax: (989) 923-5800
  • Website: mps.k12.mi.us
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 805
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 434 (53.9%)
  • Females: 371 (46.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 22 (2.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 76 (9.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 98 (12.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Jefferson Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black151.9%
Asian465.7%
Hispanic222.7%
White72089.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Jefferson Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade26132.4%
7th Grade25932.2%
8th Grade28535.4%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Jefferson Middle School performed on average much better 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
Math Test
201095.4%92.3%84.5%
200995.3%92.3%82.0%
200890.0%87.4%79.9%
 
Reading Test
201096.3%91.4%84.0%
200994.9%92.3%87.7%
200891.2%88.1%80.5%
 
Social Studies Test
201093.8%86.7%75.3%
200990.3%86.6%73.4%
200890.0%86.6%73.6%
 
English Language Arts Test
200890.8%88.3%79.5%
 
Writing Test
200887.2%84.2%75.7%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201094.9%91.9%84.6%
200993.3%91.4%82.2%
200894.0%93.4%82.6%
 
Reading Test
201091.1%88.6%79.0%
200994.1%90.2%82.0%
200893.3%91.2%79.6%
 
Writing Test
201070.9%60.4%47.8%
2009---
200888.3%86.3%77.9%
 
English Language Arts Test
200893.3%91.2%80.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.1%89.5%78.0%
200989.3%84.2%70.3%
200890.5%87.0%74.5%
 
Reading Test
201092.0%89.4%81.9%
200994.2%91.8%83.4%
200889.1%88.0%75.5%
 
Science Test
201092.0%88.4%78.1%
200992.6%88.1%75.9%
200893.3%91.4%76.3%
 
English Language Arts Test
200890.8%88.3%76.7%
 
Writing Test
200888.0%85.6%74.2%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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