About This School
Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs.
Maple Street Magnet School for the Arts did not make AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Michigan in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Maple Street Magnet School for the Arts's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Maple Street Magnet School for the Arts had 18 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Michigan average is 18 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Maple Street Magnet School for the Arts's students and teachers. more
Middle Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Kazoo School 0.4 miles||n/a|
|The Gagie School 0.7 miles||n/a|
|Kalamazoo Christian Middle School 1.1 miles||n/a|
|Paramount Charter Academy 1.2 miles|
|St Augustine School 1.3 miles||n/a|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 711
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Maple Street Magnet School for the Arts had 66% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Michigan had 45% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Kalamazoo District Spending
In 2011, Maple Street Magnet School for the Arts had 18 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Michigan average is 18 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Kalamazoo School District
About the MEAP
What is it?
The Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) is an annual test administered in the fall of the school year and used to assess a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed 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.
How is it Scored?
Students are rated at one of four levels:exceeded standards (level 1), met standards (level 2), basic (level 3) and apprentice (level 4). The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard (levels 1 and 2).