Wolverine Secure Treatment Center

Wolverine Secure Treatment Center serves 75 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 33%.
Wolverine Secure Treatment Center operates within the Buena Vista School District.
The school district's 51% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 75 students has declined by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 75 students
Wolverine Secure Treatment Center Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 100% Male / 0%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Wolverine Secure Treatment Center Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Wolverine Secure Treatment Center Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 18:1
Wolverine Secure Treatment Center Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Wolverine Secure Treatment Center Asian (2002-2010)
Hispanic
5%
6%
Wolverine Secure Treatment Center Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
57%
22%
Wolverine Secure Treatment Center Black (2000-2012)
White
37%
67%
Wolverine Secure Treatment Center White (2000-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wolverine Secure Treatment Center Sch Ethnicity Wolverine Secure Treatment Center 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.
0.54 0.26
Wolverine Secure Treatment Center Diversity Score (2000-2012)
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.
81%
44%
Wolverine Secure Treatment Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2012)
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.
5% 6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 924 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 51% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Buena Vista School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 924 930
Buena Vista   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 51% 82%
Buena Vista   School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $11 MM
Buena Vista   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM $11 MM
Buena Vista   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,509 $11,537
Buena Vista   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,349 $11,612
Buena Vista   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Carrollton High School (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Carrollton Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arthur Eddy K-8 Academy (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Saginaw Arthur Eddy K-8 Academy
    1000 Cathay St
    Saginaw , MI 48601
    (989)399-5250
    1.4  mi  |  237  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Saginaw Carrollton High School
    1235 Mapleridge Rd
    Saginaw , MI 48604
    (989)753-3433
    2  mi  |  515  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Saginaw Carrollton Middle School
    3211 Carla Dr
    Saginaw , MI 48604
    (989)753-9704
    2.2  mi  |  442  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Saginaw Carrollton Elementary School
    3211 Carla Dr
    Saginaw , MI 48604
    (989)754-2425
    2.2  mi  |  713  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Saginaw Houghton Elementary School
    1604 Johnson St
    Saginaw , MI 48601
    (989)399-4450
    2.2  mi  |  228  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Saginaw, MI public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.42, which is higher than the Michigan average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Saginaw is Thomas White School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.