Muskegon Heights Middle School

55 East Sherman Blvd, Muskegon, MI 49444 | (231) 830-3600
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 216
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 55 E. Sherman Boulevard, Muskegon Heights, MI 49444
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Bernard Colton
  • Fax: (231) 830-3572
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 216
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 17.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 120 (55.6%)
  • Females: 96 (44.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 4 (1.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 203 (94.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 207 (95.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Muskegon Heights Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black19590.3%
Asian--
Hispanic73.2%
White146.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Muskegon Heights Middle School
  Number Percent
7th Grade10046.3%
8th Grade11653.7%
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 Muskegon Heights 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
Math Test
201057.4%57.4%84.5%
 
Reading Test
201044.4%44.4%84.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201027.8%27.8%75.3%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201036.1%36.1%78.0%
200917.3%17.3%70.3%
200861.9%61.9%74.5%
 
Reading Test
201048.0%48.0%81.9%
200936.0%36.0%83.4%
200844.3%44.3%75.5%
 
Science Test
201043.9%43.9%78.1%
200919.8%19.8%75.9%
200848.6%48.6%76.3%
 
English Language Arts Test
200841.9%41.9%76.7%
 
Writing Test
200842.9%42.9%74.2%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200946.3%46.3%82.2%
200841.7%41.7%82.6%
 
Reading Test
200929.2%29.2%82.0%
200849.2%49.2%79.6%
 
English Language Arts Test
200847.6%47.6%80.1%
 
Writing Test
200845.7%45.7%77.9%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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