Avg. test scores 15%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 45%
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West Branch school information

IndexWest BranchMichiganNational
Average Test Scores41%42%48%
Student/Teacher ratio18:122:116:1
Total public schools33,42179,221
Total private schools283524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in West Branch are 15% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in West Branch
  • 81.6% of people in West Branch have completed 8th grade
  • 78.3% of people in West Branch have completed high school
  • 16.7% of people in West Branch have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in West Branch

      IndexWest BranchMichiganNational
      Completed 8th grade81.6%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school78.3%85.9%83.0%
      Completed some college47.5%60.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.8%36.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.7%27.4%30.3%
      Completed masters4.5%10.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.6%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

      West Branch, MI School Districts

      • West Branch-Rose City Area Schools

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in West Branch. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for West Branch, MI schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In West Branch, MI, an average of 81.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rose City, MI61250%2.9%
      St. Helen, MI2,80631%35.6%
      West Branch, MI2,26941%14.8%

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      Spirit Lake, ID2,26954%12.6%
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      Mitchellville, IA2,27194%94.3%
      Cape Carteret, NC2,26756%15.3%
      West Branch, MI2,26941%14.8%
      Source: The West Branch, MI education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.