Hartford High School

Hartford High School serves 338 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Hartford High School operates within the Hartford School District.
The school district's 53% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 338 students has declined by 34% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 338 students
Hartford High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hartford High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Hartford High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Hartford High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more 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 19:1 19:1
Hartford High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Hartford High School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
35%
7%
Hartford High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
2%
18%
Hartford High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
58%
68%
Hartford High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Hartford High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Hartford High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.54 0.27
Hartford High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
61%
43%
Hartford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Hartford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,345 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,405 is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,039 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Hartford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,345 784
Hartford School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 53% 82%
Hartford School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $11 MM
Hartford School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $14 MM $11 MM
Hartford School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,405 $11,681
Hartford School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,039 $11,849
Hartford 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 Southwest Michigan Community School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hartford Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southwest Michigan Community School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HartfordHartford Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 286 students141 School St
    HartfordMI 49057
    (269)621-7200
    06-8286
  • HartfordSouthwest Michigan Community School
    Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 67 students115 School St
    HartfordMI 49057
    (269)621-7000
    06-1267
  • HartfordRed Arrow Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-2 | 344 students15 East St
    HartfordMI 49057
    (269)621-7400
    0.3KG-2344
  • HartfordWoodside Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 310 students395 Woodside Dr
    HartfordMI 49057
    (269)621-7300
    0.73-5310
  • WatervlietW-a-y Watervliet High School
    Alternative School
    4.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 88 students450 Red Arrow Hwy
    WatervlietMI 49098
    (269)463-7317
    4.89-1288

School Reviews

Hartford High school is one of the best and i recommend any student to come here they really focus on athletic awards but the academic are kicking back in so i recommend new students to come visit us!
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 01/10/11

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