PROFICIENCY 35% 15% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
35%Wakefield-Marenisco School District

Wakefield-marenisco School is a school servicing grades PK to 12 and is located in the district of "Wakefield-Marenisco School District" in Wakefield, MI. There are a total of 288 students and 19 teachers at Wakefield-marenisco School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 119 free lunch students and 35 reduced lunch students.

Wakefield-marenisco School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 34.5%, which is 15% lower than the Michigan average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch119
Reduced lunch35


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Wakefield-marenisco School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

7< 50%
8< 50%
High School20-29%

Proficiency in languages by grade

7< 50%
8< 50%
High School20-29%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Wakefield-marenisco School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 99.4% 99.4% 68.4% 51.1%
African American 0.6% 0.6% 18.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.0% 3.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.0% 0.0% 6.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.0% 3.0% 3.1%

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Wakefield demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)22010191
Median age51.339.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)66%55%55%
Speak English98%91%79%
Speak Spanish0%3%13%

Education level achieved in Wakefield

Completed 8th grade88.6%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school88.1%85.9%83.0%
Completed some college54.4%60.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.0%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.8%27.4%30.3%
Completed masters4.2%10.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.3%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Wakefield-marenisco School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.