Traverse City West Junior High School

3950 Silver Lake Rd, Traverse City, MI 49684 | (231) 933-8200
  • Grades: 6-9
  • Student Enrollment: 1,211
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3950 Silver Lake Rd., Traverse City, MI 49684
  • Principal or Admin: Ms. Pam Alfieri
  • Fax: (231) 933-8205
  • Website: TCAPS.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,211
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 67.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 599 (49.5%)
  • Females: 612 (50.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 109 (9.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 321 (26.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 430 (35.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Traverse City West Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian221.8%
Black141.2%
Asian201.7%
Hispanic272.2%
White1,12893.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Traverse City West Junior High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade39132.3%
7th Grade41734.4%
8th Grade40033.0%
9th Grade30.2%
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 Traverse City West Junior High School performed on average better than many 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
201082.6%84.5%84.5%
200984.3%83.7%82.0%
200887.3%86.6%79.9%
 
Reading Test
201093.8%93.0%84.0%
200995.6%93.9%87.7%
200889.6%89.1%80.5%
 
Social Studies Test
201087.4%88.7%75.3%
200987.3%88.8%73.4%
200887.0%87.0%73.6%
 
English Language Arts Test
200888.8%89.0%79.5%
 
Writing Test
200883.5%85.7%75.7%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201089.4%90.9%78.0%
200981.5%81.6%70.3%
200882.0%82.1%74.5%
 
Reading Test
201091.1%91.2%81.9%
200993.5%92.3%83.4%
200885.6%86.5%75.5%
 
Science Test
201089.1%91.4%78.1%
200990.0%90.0%75.9%
200888.3%89.2%76.3%
 
English Language Arts Test
200886.3%87.0%76.7%
 
Writing Test
200884.6%84.8%74.2%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200989.2%89.9%82.2%
200890.6%88.8%82.6%
 
Reading Test
200991.2%92.3%82.0%
200891.1%90.7%79.6%
 
English Language Arts Test
200890.6%90.7%80.1%
 
Writing Test
200887.8%87.7%77.9%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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