Grand Ledge High School

Grand Ledge High School serves 1,729 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Grand Ledge High School operates within the Grand Ledge Public s School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 1729 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,729 students
Grand Ledge High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Grand Ledge High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Grand Ledge High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 20:1 18:1
Grand Ledge High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Grand Ledge High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Grand Ledge High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
5%
22%
Grand Ledge High School Black (1990-2012)
White
88%
67%
Grand Ledge High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Grand Ledge High School Sch Ethnicity Grand Ledge 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.
0.22 0.26
Grand Ledge 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.
18%
44%
Grand Ledge 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.
3%
6%
Grand Ledge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,066 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Grand Ledge Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 5,066 930
Grand Ledge Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 90% 82%
Grand Ledge Public s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $55 MM $11 MM
Grand Ledge Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $63 MM $11 MM
Grand Ledge Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,161 $11,537
Grand Ledge Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,666 $11,612
Grand Ledge Public 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 Sawdon High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Leon W. Hayes Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is C.w. Neff Early Childhood And Kindergarten Center (0.1 miles away)
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