Clifford H. Smart Middle School

8500 Commerce Rd, Commerce Township, MI 48382 | (248) 956-3500
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 946
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4.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8500 Commerce Road, Commerce Township, MI 48382
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs. Melinda Moekouris
  • Fax: (248) 956-3505
  • Website: www.wlcsd.org
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 946
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 54.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 479 (50.6%)
  • Females: 461 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 36 (3.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 97 (10.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 133 (14.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Clifford H. Smart Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.4%
Black293.1%
Asian212.2%
Hispanic91.0%
White87792.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Clifford H. Smart Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade29731.4%
7th Grade31333.1%
8th Grade33635.5%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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3 reviews for Clifford H. Smart Middle School

  • Reviewed by Student on November 13, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • clifford smart middle school is a great school im a 6th grade student here and my name is scottie brown this is a really great school i learn what i have to learn and there very helpful if your struggling the staff help you because they want you to be successful
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 30, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • BEST SCHOOL EVER MY KID IS SO SMART

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Clifford H. Smart 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
201094.0%92.7%84.5%
200995.5%94.3%82.0%
 
Reading Test
201093.1%89.8%84.0%
200994.5%93.1%87.7%
 
Social Studies Test
201089.3%86.0%75.3%
200988.8%85.4%73.4%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201094.2%87.7%78.0%
200988.5%84.4%70.3%
200890.1%86.3%74.5%
 
Reading Test
201093.8%89.7%81.9%
200995.7%92.8%83.4%
200889.3%87.6%75.5%
 
Science Test
201095.5%89.6%78.1%
200992.4%88.8%75.9%
200890.9%89.3%76.3%
 
English Language Arts Test
200889.3%87.6%76.7%
 
Writing Test
200886.4%87.7%74.2%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200997.7%94.5%82.2%
200898.2%93.5%82.6%
 
Reading Test
200995.0%89.8%82.0%
200894.5%90.7%79.6%
 
English Language Arts Test
200895.2%91.6%80.1%
 
Writing Test
200892.1%89.4%77.9%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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