Crestwood High School

1501 North Beech Daly Rd,

Dearborn Heights, MI, 48127-3403

Tel: (313)278-7475
Grades: 9-12

1,215 students

Crestwood High School serves 1,215 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Crestwood High School operates within the Crestwood School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 1215 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,215 students
Crestwood High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Crestwood High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Crestwood High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 18:1
Crestwood High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Crestwood High School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Crestwood High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
6%
22%
Crestwood High School Black (1988-2012)
White
90%
67%
Crestwood High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Crestwood High School Sch Ethnicity Crestwood High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.19 0.48
Crestwood High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
50%
44%
Crestwood High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
8%
6%
Crestwood High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,366 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Crestwood School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,366 806
Graduation Rate 81% 82%
Crestwood   School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $11 MM
District Spending $34 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,992 $11,537
District Spending / Student $9,882 $11,612
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Star International Academy (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bryant Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kinloch Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Dearborn Heights Kinloch Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1505 Kinloch St
    Dearborn Heights , MI , 48127
    (313)278-4482
    Magnet School
    0.3  mi  |  484  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Dearborn Haigh Elementary School
    601 North Silvery Ln
    Dearborn , MI , 48128
    (313)827-6200
    0.7  mi  |  464  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Dearborn Bryant Middle School
    460 North Vernon St
    Dearborn , MI , 48128
    (313)827-2904
    0.9  mi  |  739  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Livonia Universal Learning Academy
    Charter School
    28015 Joy Rd
    Livonia , MI , 48185
    (313)724-8060
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  519  students  |  Gr.  PK-7
  • Dearborn Heights Highview Elementary School
    Magnet School
    25225 Richardson St
    Dearborn Heights , MI , 48127
    (313)278-8390
    Magnet School
    1.1  mi  |  271  students  |  Gr.  PK-4

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