Lakewood High School

Tel: (616)374-8868
Grades: 9-12

682 students

Lakewood High School serves 682 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Lakewood High School operates within the Lakewood Public s School District.
The school district's 92% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 682 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 682 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Lakewood High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2013)
Students by Grade Lakewood High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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
Lakewood High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
5%
6%
White
91%
67%
All Ethnic Groups Lakewood High School Sch Ethnicity Lakewood 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.
0.17 0.26
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.
26%
44%
Lakewood High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
9%
6%
Lakewood High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,082 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Lakewood Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,082 930
Lakewood Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 92% 82%
Lakewood Public s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $11 MM
Lakewood Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $11 MM
Lakewood Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,452 $11,537
Lakewood Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,825 $11,612
Lakewood Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Maple Valley Alternative Education High School (10.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakewood Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WoodlandLakewood Middle School
    8669 Brown Rd
    WoodlandMI 48897
    (616)374-2400
    0.4 mi | 480 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Lake OdessaWest Elementary School
    812 Washington Blvd
    Lake OdessaMI 48849
    (616)374-8842
    2 mi | 468 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WoodlandWoodland Elementary School
    223 West Broadway St
    WoodlandMI 48897
    (616)367-4935
    2.6 mi | 141 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SunfieldSunfield Elementary School
    380 Long St
    SunfieldMI 48890
    (517)566-8110
    6 mi | 149 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ClarksvilleClarksville School
    Magnet School
    220 1st St
    ClarksvilleMI 48815
    (616)693-2175
    Magnet School

    8.7 mi | 127 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Ionia County, 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 0.18, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.26. The most diverse school district in Ionia County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.