This is an incredible school system! I went to school here, worked here as a substitute and as a para-pro, as well as doing some of my student teaching here, so I have seen it from many different angles. I know how hard these teachers work to provide the best curriculum for each child, not just the
... Read more class as a whole. The teachers routinely work together to make sure their lesson plans do not conflict with each others (as possible), and consult with one another on how to manage students having difficulties (i.e. 'what worked in your class?'). This is an A+ school that has really shown what a group of talented professionals can do when they have their hearts and heads together. Kudos, teachers and staff for making EJPS a happy place to learn and teach! Read less
Posted by a former student on 08/23/04
The teachers do not care. Everything is the students responsibility. Teachers do not call home about anything, if your child is misbehaving, not doing homework, not participating, not taking their medication...you will not find out until they are failing a class. There is no help for students who
... Read more are struggling except for private tutoring, and the teachers are completely unwillinging to work with the tutor, to share information or books. Teachers also do not answer parent notes, and the principal has complete faith in the teachers and everything that they do. Concerns and complaints are not addressed in any way. This is a terrible school. Read less
* In 2012-2013 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. 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. The new standards for proficiency are higher than in previous years and the percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change.
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specific academic aptitude or talent in one area such as mathematics or language arts;
creative and productive thinking, the ability to produce new ideas;
leadership ability, the ability to direct individuals or groups to a common decision or action;
visual and performing arts, special talents in visual art, music, dance, drama, or other related studies;
psychomotor ability, such as practical, spatial, mechanical, and physical skills.
Vocational and/or technical courses offered within a comprehensive school, usually a senior high school.
Special Education Classes
A school or program within a school that provides services and training to students with moderate to severe mental and/or physical disabilities.
Adult Education Classes
Programs offering GED or equivalent courses for adults within regular schools, whether classes are held during evening or daytime schedules.
English as Second Language
English language classes for students whose first language is not English.
East Jordan schools — East Jordan Middle School is located at 951 Mill St, East Jordan MI 49727. 951 Mill St is in the 49727 ZIP code in East Jordan, MI The school district for East Jordan Middle School is the East Jordan Public Schools. East Jordan Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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