Petoskey High School

1500 Hill St,

Petoskey, MI, 49770-2782

Tel: (231)348-2160
Grades: 9-12

989 students

Petoskey High School serves 989 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 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%.
Petoskey High School operates within the Public s Of Petoskey School District.
The school district's 92% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 989 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 989 students
Petoskey High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Petoskey High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Petoskey High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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
Petoskey High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
4%
1%
Petoskey High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Petoskey High School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Petoskey High School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
n/a
22%
Petoskey High School Black (1988-2011)
White
90%
67%
Petoskey High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Petoskey High School Sch Ethnicity Petoskey 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 0.26
Petoskey 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.
29%
44%
Petoskey 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.
6%
6%
Petoskey High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,909 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Public s Of Petoskey School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,909 930
Public s Of Petoskey School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 92% 82%
Public s Of Petoskey School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $11 MM
Public s Of Petoskey School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $28 MM $11 MM
Public s Of Petoskey School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,268 $11,537
Public s Of Petoskey School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,532 $11,612
Public s Of Petoskey 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 Concord Academy-petoskey (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Petoskey Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Petoskey Montessori Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Petoskey Petoskey Montessori Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1560 East Mitchell Rd
    Petoskey , MI , 49770
    (231)347-5331
    Magnet School
    0.1  mi  |  37  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Petoskey Petoskey Middle School
    Magnet School
    801 Northmen Dr
    Petoskey , MI , 49770
    (231)348-2150
    Magnet School
    0.4  mi  |  721  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Petoskey Ottawa Elementary School
    Magnet School
    871 Kalamazoo Ave
    Petoskey , MI , 49770
    (231)348-2130
    Magnet School
    0.4  mi  |  314  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Petoskey Central Elementary School
    Magnet School
    410 State St
    Petoskey , MI , 49770
    (231)348-2110
    Magnet School
    0.9  mi  |  288  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Petoskey Concord Academy-petoskey
    Charter School
    2468 Atkins Rd
    Petoskey , MI , 49770
    (231)439-6800
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  274  students  |  Gr.  KG-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 10, 2014 - Petoskey high school is the best school there is in the city of Petoskey. The marching band is amazing and it's the biggest band in northern michigan, I love it so much, the teachers are so friendly, you make so much more friends and it's a big school!! - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Emmet 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 0.21, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.26. The most diverse school district in Emmet County is Pellston Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.