Finney High School (Closed 2013)

Finney High School served 475 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was lower than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 32%.
Finney High School operated within the Detroit City School District.
Detroit City School District's 50% graduation rate was lower than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 475 students
Finney High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % Finney High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Finney High School Total Teachers (1994-2012)
Students by Grade Finney High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 19:1
Finney High School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2012)
Black
100%
18%
Finney High School Black Students (1988-2012)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a 0.27
Finney High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
80%
43%
Finney High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Finney High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Detroit City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
3
Number of Students Managed 49,043 784
Detroit City   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 50% 82%
Detroit City   School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,182 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,320 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,064 $11,681
Detroit City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,583 $11,849
Detroit City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Wolverine Academy (sda) - Lenox Site (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wolverine Academy (sda) - Lenox Site (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carstens Elementary-middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • DetroitCarstens Elementary-middle School
    Grades: PK-8 | 495 students
    0.7 miles
    13000 Essex Ave
    DetroitMI 48215
    (313)866-5500
    0.7PK-8495
  • DetroitClark J.e. Preparatory Academy
    Grades: PK-8 | 726 students
    0.7 miles
    15755 Bremen St
    DetroitMI 48224
    (313)417-9340
    0.7PK-8726
  • DetroitWolverine Academy (sda) - Lenox SiteCharter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 27 students
    0.7 miles
    2629 Lenox
    DetroitMI 48215
    (313)822-2400
    0.76-1227
  • DetroitEman Hamilton AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 310 students
    0.8 miles
    14223 Southampton St
    DetroitMI 48213
    (313)866-4505
    0.8KG-8310
  • Grosse PointeGeorge Defer Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 329 students
    1 miles
    15425 Kercheval Ave
    Grosse PointeMI 48230
    (313)432-4000
    1KG-5329
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