Lowell Senior High School

Lowell Senior High School serves 1,162 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Lowell Senior High School operates within the Lowell Area s School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 1162 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,162 students
Lowell Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lowell Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Lowell Senior High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Lowell Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 20:1 19:1
Lowell Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Hispanic
4%
7%
Lowell Senior High School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
1%
18%
Lowell Senior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
93%
68%
Lowell Senior High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Lowell Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Lowell Senior 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.
0.13 0.27
Lowell Senior 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.
19%
43%
Lowell Senior 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%
Lowell Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,729 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,042 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 $10,172 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Lowell Area s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,729 784
Lowell Area s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 94% 82%
Lowell Area s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $11 MM
Lowell Area s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $40 MM $11 MM
Lowell Area s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,042 $11,681
Lowell Area s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,172 $11,849
Lowell Area s 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 Unity Alternative School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lowell Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cherry Creek Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LowellCherry Creek Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 2-5 | 498 students12675 Foreman St
    LowellMI 49331
    (616)987-2700
    1.32-5498
  • LowellLowell Middle School
    2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 824 students750 Foreman St
    LowellMI 49331
    (616)987-2800
    26-8824
  • LowellBushnell Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 264 students700 Elizabeth St
    LowellMI 49331
    (616)987-2650
    2.2PK-1264
  • LowellUnity Alternative School
    Alternative School
    2.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 22 students300 High St
    LowellMI 49331
    (616)987-2524
    2.69-1222
  • LowellMurray Lake Elementary School
    4.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 457 students3275 Alden Nash Ave Ne
    LowellMI 49331
    (616)987-2750
    4.2PK-5457

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