Finney High School

Finney High School serves 475 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Finney High School operates within the Detroit City School District.
The school district's 45% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 475 students has declined by 66% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 63% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 475 students
Finney High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Finney High School Total Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Finney High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 270:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less 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 18:1 18:1
Finney High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
Black
100%
22%
Finney High School Black Students (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Finney 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.
0.00 0.26
Finney High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
80%
44%
Finney High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
n/a
6%
Finney High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 112,991 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 45% has decreased from 80% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,264 is higher than the state average of $11,537. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,596 is higher than the state average of $11,612. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Detroit City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
143
3
Number of Students Managed 112,991 822
Detroit City   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 45% 82%
Detroit City   School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,294 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,327 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,264 $11,537
Detroit City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,596 $11,612
Detroit City   School District 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 Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy-wolverine (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy-wolverine (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carstens Elementary-middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • DetroitCarstens Elementary-middle School
    13000 Essex Ave
    DetroitMI 48215
    (313)866-5500
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 591 students                      
  • DetroitClark J.e. Preparatory Academy
    15755 Bremen St
    DetroitMI 48224
    (313)417-9340
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 685 students                      
  • DetroitBlanche Kelso Bruce Academy-wolverine
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    2629 Lenox St
    DetroitMI 48215
    (313)656-2600
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | Gr. 5-12 | n/a students                      
  • DetroitWolverine Academy (sda)
    Charter School
    2629 Lenox
    DetroitMI 48215
    (313)822-2400
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 29 students                      
  • DetroitEman Hamilton Academy
    Charter School
    14223 Southampton St
    DetroitMI 48213
    (313)866-4505
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 407 students                      

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