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Tawas Area Middle School Overview

Tawas Area Middle School is a part of the Tawas Area Schools school district in Tawas City, Michigan. As of our last data update the school employs 14.50 full-time teachers. There are 308 students of which 146 receive a free lunch and 19 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

825 2ND ST

Mailing Address

825 2ND ST

General Information

Level: Middle School
District: Tawas Area Schools
Phone Number: 989-984-2300
School ID: 263351006886
Full-time Teachers: 14.50
Total Students: 308
Eligible for Free Lunch: 146
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 19


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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 21.24 students per full-time teacher compared to the Michigan average of 18.55 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Tawas Area Middle School Values
Legend mark for state points - Michigan Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.

Assessment Testing Scores and Results

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) 2014 Results
GradeSubjectGroupAdvancedProficientPartially ProficientNot Proficient
05MathAll Students< 5%32.90%21.90%43.80%
05MathEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%22.70%20.50%54.50%
05MathFemale< 5%41.20%23.50%32.40%
05MathMale< 5%25.60%20.50%53.80%
05MathWhite, not of Hispanic origin< 5%33.80%21.10%43.70%
05ReadingAll Students14.90%58.10%13.50%13.50%
05ReadingEconomically Disadvantaged6.50%58.70%17.40%17.40%
05ReadingWhite, not of Hispanic origin15.30%58.30%12.50%13.90%
05ScienceAll Students< 5%5.00%35.00%56.30%
05ScienceEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%6.30%35.40%58.30%
05ScienceMale< 5%< 5%38.60%56.80%
05ScienceStudents with Disabilities< 5%< 5%16.70%83.30%
05ScienceWhite, not of Hispanic origin< 5%5.30%34.20%56.60%
GradeSubjectGroupAdvancedProficientPartially ProficientNot Proficient
06MathAll Students< 5%57.10%18.70%22.00%
06MathEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%51.00%20.40%26.50%
06MathFemale< 5%50.00%22.70%25.00%
06MathMale< 5%63.80%14.90%19.10%
06MathWhite, not of Hispanic origin< 5%55.30%18.80%23.50%
06ReadingAll Students30.30%53.90%13.50%< 5%
06ReadingEconomically Disadvantaged31.30%45.80%18.80%< 5%
06ReadingFemale28.60%59.50%11.90%< 5%
06ReadingMale31.90%48.90%14.90%< 5%
06ReadingWhite, not of Hispanic origin28.60%56.00%14.30%< 5%
06SocialStudiesAll Students6.10%26.30%60.60%7.10%
06SocialStudiesEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%21.40%64.30%10.70%
06SocialStudiesFemale< 5%17.00%68.10%10.60%
06SocialStudiesMale7.70%34.60%53.80%< 5%
06SocialStudiesStudents with Disabilities< 5%15.40%69.20%15.40%
06SocialStudiesWhite, not of Hispanic origin5.50%25.30%61.50%7.70%
GradeSubjectGroupAdvancedProficientPartially ProficientNot Proficient
07MathAll Students< 5%35.60%42.30%20.20%
07MathEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%38.80%40.80%20.40%
07MathFemale< 5%28.30%50.00%21.70%
07MathMale< 5%45.50%31.80%18.20%
07MathWhite, not of Hispanic origin< 5%35.00%43.00%20.00%
07ReadingAll Students19.20%58.70%15.40%6.70%
07ReadingEconomically Disadvantaged10.00%60.00%20.00%10.00%
07ReadingMale27.90%53.50%16.30%< 5%
07ReadingWhite, not of Hispanic origin19.00%60.00%14.00%7.00%
07WritingAll Students< 5%60.00%37.10%< 5%
07WritingEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%51.00%49.00%< 5%
07WritingFemale< 5%68.90%29.50%< 5%
07WritingMale< 5%47.70%47.70%< 5%
07WritingWhite, not of Hispanic origin< 5%58.40%38.60%< 5%

Source: Michigan Department of Education -

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students83%27%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students84%71%
Math: All Female85-89%20-24%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female85-89%70-74%
Math: All Male75-79%30-34%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male75-79%65-69%
Math: 5th Grade80-84%30-34%
Reading and Language Arts: 5th Grade85-89%65-69%
Math: 6th Grade85-89%25-29%
Reading and Language Arts: 6th Grade85-89%70-74%
Math: 7th Grade75-79%25-29%
Reading and Language Arts: 7th Grade75-79%75-79%
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Iosco County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Iosco County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for TAWAS AREA MIDDLE SCHOOL


Compare to Nearby Schools:

Clara B. Bolen Elementary School

211 South Plank Rd Tawas City, MI 48763
Distance: ~1 miles

Tawas Area High School

255 West M 55 Tawas City, MI 48763
Distance: ~1 miles

Career And Technical Education Center

27 North Rempert Rd Tawas City, MI 48763
Distance: ~3 miles

Iosco Resa Special Education

27 North Rempert Rd Tawas City, MI 48763
Distance: ~3 miles

Sunrise Education Center

686 Aulerich Rd East Tawas, MI 48730
Distance: ~5 miles

Richardson Elementary School

3630 East River Rd Oscoda, MI 48750
Distance: ~13 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Iosco Arenac District Library

120 West Westover Street East Tawas, MI 48730
Distance: ~2 miles

Curtis Township Library

4884 Bamfield Road Glennie, MI 48737
Distance: ~22 miles

1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 -
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey