Standish-sterling Central High School

2401 Grove Rd

Standish, MI 48658-9168

Tel: (989)846-3660
Grades: 9-12

543 students

Standish-sterling Central High School serves 543 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Standish-sterling Central High School operates within the Standish-sterling Community s School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 543 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 543 students
Standish-sterling Central High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Standish-sterling Central High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Standish-sterling Central High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 23:1 18:1
Standish-sterling Central High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Standish-sterling Central High School American Indian (1990-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Standish-sterling Central High School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Standish-sterling Central High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
22%
Standish-sterling Central High School Black (2005-2010)
White
96%
67%
Standish-sterling Central High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Standish-sterling Central High School Sch Ethnicity Standish-sterling Central 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.
0.08 0.26
Standish-sterling Central 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.
39%
44%
Standish-sterling Central 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.
9%
6%
Standish-sterling Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,685 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Standish-sterling Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,685 930
Standish-sterling Community s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 87% 82%
Standish-sterling Community s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $11 MM
Standish-sterling Community s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $17 MM $11 MM
Standish-sterling Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,021 $11,537
Standish-sterling Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,452 $11,612
Standish-sterling Community 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 Llc--arenac Campus (4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Standish-sterling Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Standish Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Standish Standish-sterling Middle School
    3789 Wyatt Rd
    Standish , MI 48658
    (989)846-4526
    0.2  mi  |  379  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Standish Standish Elementary School
    583 East Cedar St
    Standish , MI 48658
    (989)846-4103
    2.2  mi  |  454  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Sterling Sterling Elementary School
    338 West State St
    Sterling , MI 48659
    (989)654-2367
    3.8  mi  |  309  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Standish Llc--arenac Campus
    Special Education School
    2032 Pine River Rd
    Standish , MI 48658
    (989)846-9510
    Special Education School
    4  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Twining Arenac Eastern Middle/high School
    200 Smalley St
    Twining , MI 48766
    (989)867-4234
    9.8  mi  |  161  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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Michigan 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 0.26, which is lower than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Michigan is Mid-michigan Leadership Academy School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.