Parchment Middle School

307 North Riverview Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49004 | (269) 488-1200
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 394
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 307 N. Riverview Drive, Parchment, MI 49004
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. George Stamas
  • Fax: (269) 488-1210
  • Website: www.parchmentschools.org
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Parchment School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,873
  • Graduation Rate: 83.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 13.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 19.1
  • Enrolled Students: 1,765

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 394
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 193 (49.0%)
  • Females: 198 (50.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 27 (6.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 157 (39.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 184 (46.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Parchment Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian41.0%
Black317.9%
Asian51.3%
Hispanic112.8%
White34086.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Parchment Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade13434.0%
7th Grade12030.5%
8th Grade14035.5%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Parchment Middle School

  • Reviewed by Student on June 24, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • parchment middle school has a few problems for kids like drama and grades dropping i would only recommend it for certain people i know.
  • Reviewed by Student on October 04, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I've been to this school my whole life so far, and I love it so much. If I had to move, I would be so mad. I have friends here, and I also think it's a GREAT place to learn. I would recomend this school to anyone I know. It is the best school ever!

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Parchment 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
201080.0%80.2%84.5%
200982.8%82.8%82.0%
200873.3%73.3%79.9%
 
Reading Test
201083.6%82.9%84.0%
200989.1%89.1%87.7%
200875.0%75.0%80.5%
 
Social Studies Test
201072.7%72.1%75.3%
200970.8%70.8%73.4%
200870.0%70.0%73.6%
 
English Language Arts Test
200874.2%74.2%79.5%
 
Writing Test
200864.2%64.2%75.7%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201079.8%77.2%78.0%
200968.7%67.2%70.3%
200881.4%79.9%74.5%
 
Reading Test
201081.4%78.7%81.9%
200984.2%83.1%83.4%
200879.3%77.2%75.5%
 
Science Test
201085.5%82.6%78.1%
200981.6%79.9%75.9%
200882.6%81.0%76.3%
 
English Language Arts Test
200880.7%79.1%76.7%
 
Writing Test
200875.2%74.3%74.2%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200968.8%67.2%82.2%
200875.9%75.4%82.6%
 
Reading Test
200980.2%79.0%82.0%
200879.4%78.9%79.6%
 
English Language Arts Test
200880.1%79.6%80.1%
 
Writing Test
200878.7%78.2%77.9%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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