Howell High School

1200 West Grand River Ave,

Howell, MI, 48843-1913

Tel: (517)548-6206
Grades: 9-12

2,706 students

Howell High School serves 2,706 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Howell High School operates within the Howell Public s School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 2706 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 123 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,706 students
Howell High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 123 teachers
Howell High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Howell High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.87. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 18:1
Howell High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Howell High School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Howell High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
22%
Howell High School Black (2008-2012)
White
94%
67%
Howell High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Howell High School Sch Ethnicity Howell 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.
0.12 0.87
Howell 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.
21%
44%
Howell 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.
5%
6%
Howell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Howell Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 8,001 930
Howell Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 87% 82%
Howell Public s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $86 MM $11 MM
Howell Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $83 MM $11 MM
Howell Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,204 $11,537
Howell Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,835 $11,612
Howell 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 Pathway School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pathway School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Challenger Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Howell Challenger Elementary School
    1066 West Grand River Ave
    Howell , MI , 48843
    (517)548-6375
    0.1  mi  |  458  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Howell Pathway School
    Special Education School
    1429 West Grand River Ave
    Howell , MI , 48843
    (517)546-6240
    Special Education School
    0.3  mi  |  148  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Howell Southwest Elementary School
    915 Gay St
    Howell , MI , 48843
    (517)548-6288
    0.4  mi  |  497  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Howell Highlander Way Middle School
    511 North Highlander Way
    Howell , MI , 48843
    (517)548-6252
    0.6  mi  |  1069  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Howell Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Voyager Elementary School
    1450 Byron Rd
    Howell , MI , 48843
    (517)552-7500
    0.8  mi  |  497  students  |  Gr.  -5

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Howell, 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 0.12, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Howell is Southard Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.