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Houghton Lake Community Schools

GreatSchools Rating: 5 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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6001 West Houghton Lake Dr
Houghton Lake, MI 48629
Roscommon County
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PH: (989) 366-2000
FAX: (989) 422-6606

  • Grades K-12
  • 1525 students
  • 5 schools

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 MEAP Results

 
Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

Reading
 79% (2011)
 91% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 85% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 87% in 2011.

Math
 97% (2011)
 99% (2010)
 98% (2009)
 89% (2008)
The state average for Math was 95% in 2011.

Source: MI Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 4

Reading
 78% (2011)
 81% (2010)
 80% (2009)
 80% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 84% in 2011.

Writing
 49% (2011)
The state average for Writing was 47% in 2011.

Math
 93% (2011)
 96% (2010)
 88% (2009)
 81% (2008)
The state average for Math was 92% in 2011.

Source: MI Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 5

Reading
 81% (2011)
 82% (2010)
 79% (2009)
 76% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 85% in 2011.

Science
 73% (2011)
 76% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 84% (2008)
The state average for Science was 78% in 2011.

Math
 74% (2011)
 79% (2010)
 76% (2009)
 71% (2008)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2011.

Source: MI Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 6

Reading
 79% (2011)
 90% (2010)
 80% (2009)
 84% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 84% in 2011.

Social Studies
 74% (2011)
 70% (2010)
 74% (2009)
 70% (2008)
The state average for Social Studies was 75% in 2011.

Math
 83% (2011)
 91% (2010)
 81% (2009)
 72% (2008)
The state average for Math was 85% in 2011.

Source: MI Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 7

Reading
 78% (2011)
 92% (2010)
 82% (2009)
 71% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 79% in 2011.

Writing
 33% (2011)
The state average for Writing was 48% in 2011.

Math
 87% (2011)
 92% (2010)
 84% (2009)
 78% (2008)
The state average for Math was 85% in 2011.

Source: MI Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 8

Reading
 73% (2011)
 92% (2010)
 78% (2009)
 78% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 82% in 2011.

Science
 81% (2011)
 88% (2010)
 71% (2009)
 83% (2008)
The state average for Science was 78% in 2011.

Math
 76% (2011)
 78% (2010)
 71% (2009)
 76% (2008)
The state average for Math was 78% in 2011.

Source: MI Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

Grade 9

Social Studies
 64% (2011)
 62% (2010)
 66% (2009)
 62% (2008)
The state average for Social Studies was 73% in 2011.

Source: MI Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Michigan used the Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and reading.
  • The MEAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Michigan.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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 MME Results

 
Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 11

Reading
 63% (2011)
 1% (2010)
 59% (2009)
 62% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 63% in 2011.

Social Studies
 83% (2011)
 1% (2010)
 82% (2009)
 76% (2008)
The state average for Social Studies was 78% in 2011.

Science
 60% (2011)
 0% (2010)
 57% (2009)
 54% (2008)
The state average for Science was 61% in 2011.

Writing
 49% (2011)
 0% (2010)
 39% (2009)
 34% (2008)
The state average for Writing was 47% in 2011.

Math
 41% (2011)
 0% (2010)
 40% (2009)
 41% (2008)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2011.

Source: MI Dept. of Education, 2010-2011

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Michigan used the Michigan Merit Examination (MME) to assess students in grade 11 in reading, writing, math, science and social studies.
  • The MME is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Michigan.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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 Students

 
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