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West Michigan Lutheran High School

Private | 9-12 | 45 students

 

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Situated in an urban neighborhood. The median home value is $67,400. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $620.

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Posted April 22, 2014

My twin 16yo boys attend West Michigan Lutheran High School and love it. The school has a very low student to teacher ratio which has been very good for my boys. The teachers are able to provide us very personalized updates on their progress and have come in early and stayed late to help our boys when needed!
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Posted February 18, 2011

WMLHS teaches a college prepatory curriculum. The staff is extraordinary and very dedicated. Small class sizes means extra attention. Participation in extra-curricular activites is encouraged.


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Grade level

Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 26% in 2014.

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In 2013-2014 Michigan used the Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math, reading and writing; in grades 5 and 8 in science; and in grades 6 and 9 in social studies. Currently, GreatSchools' ratings reflect 2013 MEAP results; ratings will be updated after 2014 Michigan Merit Examination (MME) results are released. The MEAP is a standards-based test, which 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.

Beginning in the 2011-2012 school year, the Michigan State Board of Education implemented new definitions of what it means to be proficient on the MEAP test. In addition, they have recalculated past years' results using these new standards for proficiency, making the above year-over-year results comparable.

Source: Michigan Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 29% in 2014.

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45%

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29%

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Reading

The state average for Reading was 59% in 2014.

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55%

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36%

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55%
Science

The state average for Science was 28% in 2014.

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15%

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36%

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Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 44% in 2014.

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27%

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Writing

The state average for Writing was 51% in 2014.

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38%

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36%

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55%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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 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.

Beginning in the 2011-2012 school year, the Michigan State Board of Education implemented new definitions of what it means to be proficient on the MME test. In addition, they have recalculated past years' results using these new standards for proficiency, making the above year-over-year results comparable.

Source: Michigan Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 60% 69%
African-American 22% 19%
Multiracial 10% 2%
Hispanic 7% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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School basics

School start time
  • 8:00 am
School end time
  • 3:10 am
School Leader's name
  • Robert Patrick
Gender
  • Coed
Affiliation
  • Lutheran church - missouri synod
Fax number
  • (616) 455-2211

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601 36th Street SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
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