Meridian High School

Meridian High School serves 291 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Meridian High School operates within the Meridian School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 291 students has declined by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 291 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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 19:1 18:1
Hispanic
2%
6%
Black
1%
22%
White
97%
66%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.06 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.
35%
44%
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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,634 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Meridian School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,634 822
Graduation Rate 76% 82%
District Total Revenue $14 MM $11 MM
District Spending $13 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,390 $11,537
District Spending / Student $9,367 $11,612
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 Meridian Early College High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Meridian Junior High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meridian Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SanfordMeridian Early College High School
    3303 North Meridian Rd
    SanfordMI 48657
    (989)687-3300
    0 mi | 135 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SanfordMeridian Elementary School
    3353 North Meridian Rd
    SanfordMI 48657
    (989)687-3500
    0.1 mi | 496 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • SanfordMeridian Junior High School
    3475 North Meridian Rd
    SanfordMI 48657
    (989)687-3360
    0.4 mi | 379 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • MidlandH.h. Dow High School
    3901 North Saginaw Rd
    MidlandMI 48640
    (989)923-5382
    6.6 mi | 1307 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MidlandAcademic And Career Education Academy
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    884 East Isabella Rd
    MidlandMI 48640
    (989)631-5202
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    6.8 mi | 110 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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