Michigan Merit Exam

7:07 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Calhoun County Results Mixed for Merit Exam

Marshall Superintendent says it will take two to three years to know full impact of merger with Albion High School
In its first year of absorbing Albion students, Marshall High School saw a sizable improvement in its proficiency rate for math but reported small drops in writing, reading and science, according to state data released Monday. About 44 percent of the high school's 11th-graders tested proficient or better in math on the annual Michigan Merit Exam, compared to 35 percent last spring.
2:48 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

College readiness increases in Southwest Michigan

Vicksburg, Comstock, Parchment, Bloomingdale, Mendon and Hopkins school districts all increased their college readiness by the double digits.
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Six Kalamazoo-area school districts -- Vicksburg, Comstock, Parchment, Bloomingdale, Mendon and Hopkins -- saw double-digit increases in the percent of high school juniors who tested as fully college-ready this March compared to 2012.