Climax-scotts High School

372 South Main St,

Climax, MI, 49034-9773

Tel: (269)746-2301
Grades: 6-12

307 students

Climax-scotts High School serves 307 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Climax-scotts High School operates within the Climax-scotts Community s School District.

Overview

The student population of 307 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 307 students
Climax-scotts High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Climax-scotts High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Climax-scotts High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 16:1 18:1
Climax-scotts High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Climax-scotts High School Asian (2007-2009)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Climax-scotts High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
n/a
22%
Climax-scotts High School Black (1989-2012)
White
95%
67%
Climax-scotts High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.10 0.48
Climax-scotts 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.
31%
44%
Climax-scotts 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.
6%
6%
Climax-scotts High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 705 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Climax-scotts Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 705 806
Climax-scotts Community s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $11 MM
Climax-scotts Community s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $6 MM $11 MM
Climax-scotts Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,269 $11,537
Climax-scotts Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,357 $11,612
Climax-scotts Community s 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 Climax-scotts Adult/alternative Ed High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lakeview Middle School (7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Climax-scotts Elementary School (4.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Climax Climax-scotts Adult/alternative Ed High School
    Alternative School
    372 South Main St
    Climax , MI , 49034
    (269)746-2403
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  53  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Scotts Climax-scotts Elementary School
    11250 Qr Ave East
    Scotts , MI , 49088
    (269)497-2100
    4.7  mi  |  212  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Galesburg Galesburg-augusta High School
    1076 North 37th St
    Galesburg , MI , 49053
    (269)484-2010
    5.6  mi  |  335  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Galesburg Galesburg-augusta Primary School
    315 West Battle Creek St
    Galesburg , MI , 49053
    (269)484-2040
    5.7  mi  |  452  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Battle Creek Lakeview High School
    15060 Helmer Rd South
    Battle Creek , MI , 49015
    (269)565-3700
    6.3  mi  |  1381  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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