Finney High School

4180 Marlborough St,

Detroit, MI, 48215-2320

Tel: (313)417-8898
Grades: 9-12

475 students

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 33%.
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 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 15% 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 Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Finney High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 18:1 18:1
Finney High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Black
99%
22%
Finney High School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
67%
Finney High School White (1988-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Finney High School Sch Ethnicity Finney 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.
0.02 0.48
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 112,546 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 45% has decreased from 90% over five years.
School District Name Detroit City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
136
3
Number of Students Managed 112,546 806
Detroit City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 45% 82%
Detroit City   School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,294 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,327 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,264 $11,537
Detroit City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,596 $11,612
Detroit City   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 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 Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy-wolverine (0.7 miles away)
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    Detroit , MI , 48215
    (313)866-5500
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  • Detroit Clark J.e. Preparatory Academy
    15755 Bremen St
    Detroit , MI , 48224
    (313)417-9340
    0.7  mi  |  636  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Detroit Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy-wolverine
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    2629 Lenox St
    Detroit , MI , 48215
    (313)656-2600
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    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  5-12
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    Charter School
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    (313)866-4505
    Charter School
    0.8  mi  |  504  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Detroit University Yes East Academy
    Charter School
    4401 Conner Ave
    Detroit , MI , 48215
    (313)618-3551
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    0.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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