Ovid-elsie High School

8989 East Colony Rd,

Elsie, MI, 48831-9724

Tel: (989)834-2271
Grades: 9-12

556 students

Ovid-elsie High School serves 556 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Ovid-elsie High School operates within the Ovid-elsie Area s School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 556 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 556 students
Ovid-elsie High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Ovid-elsie High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Ovid-elsie High School 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 0.15 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
Ovid-elsie High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Ovid-elsie High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
4%
6%
Ovid-elsie High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
22%
Ovid-elsie High School Black (1997-2012)
White
92%
67%
Ovid-elsie High School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.15 0.26
Ovid-elsie 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.
22%
44%
Ovid-elsie 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%
Ovid-elsie High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,111 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Ovid-elsie Area s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,111 930
Ovid-elsie Area s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 100% 82%
Ovid-elsie Area s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $11 MM
Ovid-elsie Area s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $17 MM $11 MM
Ovid-elsie Area s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,371 $11,537
Ovid-elsie Area s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,121 $11,612
Ovid-elsie Area 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 Ovid-elsie Comm. Ed./alt. High School (2.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ovid-elsie Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leonard Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Elsie Ovid-elsie Middle School
    4041 North Hollister Rd
    Elsie , MI , 48831
    (989)862-4237
    0  mi  |  261  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Ovid Ovid-elsie Comm. Ed./alt. High School
    Alternative School
    615 North Main St
    Ovid , MI , 48866
    (989)862-4237
    Alternative School
    2.5  mi  |  52  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Ovid Leonard Elementary School
    732 Mabbit Rd
    Ovid , MI , 48866
    (989)834-5029
    2.6  mi  |  484  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Elsie E.e. Knight Elementary School
    215 North Tyler Dr
    Elsie , MI , 48831
    (989)862-5170
    3.1  mi  |  344  students  |  Gr.  3-6
  • Eureka Eureka School
    Magnet School
    7500 North Welling Rd
    Eureka , MI , 48833
    (989)227-4900
    Magnet School
    7.3  mi  |  139  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
5 Tips for Monitoring Screen Time for Kids
5 Tips for Monitoring Screen Time for Kids
Many school districts have implemented technology initiatives that provide laptops or tablets to students. While these technologies open opportunities for learning outside of school, they also require parental oversight to ensure children aren’t spending too much time online.
9 Smart Tips for Boosting Your Child’s Academic Success
Turn your child into a stronger student by creating the right support structure and expectations. Use these nine tips to help maximize your child's academic success.
Public or Private? Which School is Best for Your Child?
Should your child attend a public or private school? A tough question indeed! Public and private schools have many benefits for children and their families, yet they both have drawbacks as well. In this article, learn about the pros and cons of each to help make your decision to go public or private an easier one.
Related School Videos

View more school videos

Did You Know?
Clinton 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 0.13, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.26. The most diverse school district in Clinton County is Community Schools Of Frankfort School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.