Manistee High School

525 12th St,

Manistee, MI, 49660-2053

Tel: (231)723-2547
Grades: 9-12

512 students

Manistee High School serves 512 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Manistee High School operates within the Manistee Area Public s School District.
The school district's 97% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 512 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 512 students
Manistee High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Manistee High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Manistee 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 0.19 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 22:1 18:1
Manistee High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
3%
1%
Manistee High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Manistee High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Manistee High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
22%
Manistee High School Black (1991-2012)
White
90%
67%
Manistee High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Manistee High School Sch Ethnicity Manistee 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.
0.19 0.48
Manistee High School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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.
31%
44%
Manistee 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.
11%
6%
Manistee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,806 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Manistee Area Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,806 806
Manistee Area Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 97% 82%
Manistee Area Public s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $11 MM
Manistee Area Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $17 MM $11 MM
Manistee Area Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,071 $11,537
Manistee Area Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,022 $11,612
Manistee Area 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 Manistee Isd Center Programs (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Manistee Isd Center Programs (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yes Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Manistee Manistee Isd Center Programs
    Special Education School
    772 East Parkdale Ave
    Manistee , MI , 49660
    (231)723-6205
    Special Education School
    0  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  Inquire with school
  • Manistee Yes Academy
    Alternative School
    525 12th St
    Manistee , MI , 49660
    (231)723-3521
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Manistee Manistee Middle School
    525 12th St
    Manistee , MI , 49660
    (231)723-3271
    0.4  mi  |  246  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Manistee Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
    515 Bryant Ave
    Manistee , MI , 49660
    (231)723-9285
    0.5  mi  |  362  students  |  Gr.  1-3
  • Manistee Casman Alternative Academy
    Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    225 9th St
    Manistee , MI , 49660
    (231)723-4981
    Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    0.8  mi  |  90  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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Manistee 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 0.48. The most diverse school district in Manistee County is Casman Alternative Academy School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.