Tecumseh High School

Tel: (517)423-6008
Grades: 9-12

899 students

Tecumseh High School serves 899 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Tecumseh High School operates within the Tecumseh Public s School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 899 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 899 students
Tecumseh High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Tecumseh High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Tecumseh 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 0.17 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 22:1 18:1
Tecumseh High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Tecumseh High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
5%
6%
Tecumseh High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
22%
Tecumseh High School Black (1989-2012)
White
91%
67%
Tecumseh High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tecumseh High School Sch Ethnicity Tecumseh 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.
0.17 0.26
Tecumseh 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.
16%
44%
Tecumseh 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.
5%
6%
Tecumseh High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,935 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Tecumseh Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,935 930
Tecumseh Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 83% 82%
Tecumseh Public s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $11 MM
Tecumseh Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $30 MM $11 MM
Tecumseh Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,817 $11,537
Tecumseh Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,480 $11,612
Tecumseh 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 Tecumseh Options Institute High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Tecumseh Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Patterson Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Recommended September 16, 2009 - The school is quite hypocritical. They honestly don't know how to pick their battles. They don't have real problems, so they make some up. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Lenawee 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 0.00, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.26. The most diverse school district in Lenawee County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.