Tecumseh High School

Grades: 9-12

895 students

Tecumseh High School serves 895 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 Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Tecumseh High School operates within the Tecumseh School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 895 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 895 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 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
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
7%
6%
Black
1%
22%
White
90%
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.
0.19 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.
20%
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 2,823 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,817 is less than the state average of $11,537. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,480 is less than the state average of $11,612. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Tecumseh School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,823 822
Graduation Rate 83% 82%
District Total Revenue $31 MM $11 MM
District Spending $30 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,817 $11,537
District Spending / Student $9,480 $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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TecumsehPatterson Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    401 North Van Buren St
    TecumsehMI 49286
    (517)423-3331
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 233 students                      
  • TecumsehTecumseh Options Institute High School
    212 North Ottawa St
    TecumsehMI 49286
    (517)424-6508
    0.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • TecumsehTecumseh Middle School
    307 North Maumee St
    TecumsehMI 49286
    (517)423-1105
    0.9 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 918 students                      
  • TecumsehHerrick Park Elementary School
    600 Herrick Park Dr
    TecumsehMI 49286
    (517)423-2324
    1 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 219 students                      
  • TecumsehTecumseh Acres Elementary School
    600 South Adrian St
    TecumsehMI 49286
    (517)423-9744
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 299 students                      

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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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