Ford High School

20000 Evergreen Rd

Detroit, MI 48219-2075

Tel: (313)494-7567
Grades 9-12
525 students
Ford High School serves 525 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Ford High School operates within the Detroit City School District.
The school district's 50% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 525 students has declined by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 46% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 525 students
Ford High School Total Students (2013-2014)
Gender % Ford High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Ford High School Total Teachers (2013-2014)
Students by Grade Ford High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.01 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 19:1
Ford High School Student Teacher Ratio (2013-2014)
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.
0.01 0.27
Ford High School Diversity Score (2013-2014)
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.
73%
43%
Ford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2013-2014)
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 49,043 students has decreased by 49% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 50% has decreased from 90% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,064 is higher than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,583 is higher than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
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 (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 50% 82%
Detroit City   School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,182 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,320 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,064 $11,681
Detroit City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,583 $11,849
Detroit City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Aspire Leadership Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ludington Magnet Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aspire Leadership Academy (0.8 miles away)
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  • DetroitLudington Magnet Middle School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 452 students19051 Berg Rd
    DetroitMI 48219
    (313)494-7549
    0.55-8452
  • SouthfieldAspire Leadership Academy
    Magnet School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 8 | 20 students21705 Evergreen Rd
    SouthfieldMI 48075
    (248)746-0012
    0.8820
  • SouthfieldSouthfield Regional Academic Campus High School
    Alternative School
    Magnet School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 367 students21705 Evergreen Rd
    SouthfieldMI 48075
    (248)746-0012
    0.89-12367
  • DetroitDetroit Service Learning Academy
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 1150 students21605 West 7 Mile Rd
    DetroitMI 48219
    (313)541-7619
    1.1KG-81150
  • DetroitCornerstone Health School
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 128 students19900 Mcintyre St
    DetroitMI 48219
    (313)486-4626
    1.29-12128

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