School Details

Northport Public School

104 South Wing Street, Northport, MI 49670
(231) 386-5153
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-12 163 students 9 students/teacher (MI avg is 18)

Test Scores by grade

62%
100%
40%
62%
100%
61%

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP)

In 2010-2011 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. 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.
  • This school in 2011
  • Northport Public School District average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

54%
54%
45%
100%
100%
70%
54%
54%
51%

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP)

In 2010-2011 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. 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.
  • This school in 2011
  • Northport Public School District average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

40%
40%
45%
50%
94%
72%
0%
0%
17%

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP)

In 2010-2011 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. 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.
  • This school in 2011
  • Northport Public School District average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

50%
50%
42%
67%
67%
72%
42%
42%
27%

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP)

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.
  • This school in 2011
  • Northport Public School District average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

18%
85%
39%
60%
60%
61%
27%
27%
53%

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP)

In 2010-2011 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. 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.
  • This school in 2011
  • Northport Public School District average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

29%
83%
35%
94%
92%
73%
24%
24%
20%

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP)

In 2010-2011 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. 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.
  • This school in 2011
  • Northport Public School District average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

0%
0%
26%

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP)

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.
  • This school in 2011
  • Northport Public School District average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

25%
70%
52%
56%
70%
63%
31%
70%
61%
50%
80%
78%
44%
40%
47%

Michigan Merit Examination (MME)

In 2010-2011 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.
  • This school in 2011
  • Northport Public School District average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Northport Public School is a public high school in Suttons Bay. The principal of Northport Public School is Chris Parker, who can be contacted at cparker@northport.k12.mi.us. 163 children attend Northport Public School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; American Indian/Alaskan Native; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 54% of the 163 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Northport Public School is 9:1. Suttons Bay Senior High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Basketball
  • P.E. classes
  • Rock climbing
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 64% 64%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 21% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 21% 20%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 3%
Hispanic 12% 14%
Asian 1% %
Hawaiian 0.6% %
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 54% 49%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    I have been at northport my whole life. Yes it is small but you get more one on one time with teachers. We are a small school with a very big heart! All of my classmates have become brothers and sisters to me. I love it here!

  • (5 years ago)

    Northport is the best school ever! I love it here I moved here from Harbor Springs. Northports' Small School With a Big Heart is SO wonderful.

  • (5 years ago)

    I have been a parent of several students at Northport Public School and whole heartly have enjoyed the opportunity to have my children educated in Northport! We are one big family and everyone knows that WildCats Rule!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • (6 years ago)

    i love being a student at northport public school!!! The nice thing about Northport is that we are so small that we know everyone and we are a big family!

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