Walled Lake Central High School

Walled Lake Central High School serves 1,874 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Walled Lake Central High School operates within the Walled Lake Consolidated s School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 1874 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,874 students
Walled Lake Central High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
Walled Lake Central High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Walled Lake Central High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.87. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 18:1
Walled Lake Central High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
3%
Walled Lake Central High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Walled Lake Central High School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
10%
22%
Walled Lake Central High School Black (1998-2012)
White
83%
67%
Walled Lake Central High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Walled Lake Central High School Sch Ethnicity Walled Lake 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.
0.30 0.87
Walled Lake 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.
21%
44%
Walled Lake 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.
4%
6%
Walled Lake Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,303 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Walled Lake Consolidated s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
3
Number of Students Managed 15,303 930
Walled Lake Consolidated s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 90% 82%
Walled Lake Consolidated s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $193 MM $11 MM
Walled Lake Consolidated s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $183 MM $11 MM
Walled Lake Consolidated s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,255 $11,537
Walled Lake Consolidated s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,596 $11,612
Walled Lake Consolidated 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 Walled Lake Community Education Center (2.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Clifford H. Smart Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakley Park Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Commerce Township Oakley Park Elementary School
    2015 East Oakley Park Rd
    Commerce Township , MI , 48390
    (248)956-4100
    0.4  mi  |  349  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Walled Lake Mary Helen Guest Elementary School
    1655 Decker Rd
    Walled Lake , MI , 48390
    (248)956-3300
    1.4  mi  |  400  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Commerce Township Glengary Elementary School
    3070 Woodbury St
    Commerce Township , MI , 48390
    (248)956-3100
    1.6  mi  |  408  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Commerce Township Commerce Elementary School
    520 Farr St
    Commerce Township , MI , 48382
    (248)956-3900
    1.8  mi  |  549  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Commerce Township Clifford H. Smart Middle School
    8500 Commerce Rd
    Commerce Township , MI , 48382
    (248)956-3500
    1.9  mi  |  993  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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