Genesee Area Skill Center (Closed 2011)

G5081 Torrey Rd,

Flint, MI, 48507-5956

Grades: 11-12

Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 33%.
Genesee Area Skill Center (Closed 2011) operated within the Flint City School District.
The school district's 41% graduation rate was lower than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 11-12
Total Students n/a
Gender % n/a / n/a
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Genesee Area Skill Center Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2011)

School Comparison

This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 18:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Black
n/a
22%
White
n/a
67%
All Ethnic Groups Genesee Area Skill Center Sch Ethnicity Genesee Area Skill Center 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.
0.00 0.48
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.
n/a 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.
n/a 6%

District Comparison

School District Name Flint City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
3
Number of Students Managed 18,820 806
Flint City   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 41% 82%
Flint City   School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $186 MM $11 MM
Flint City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $197 MM $11 MM
Flint City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,467 $11,537
Flint City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,241 $11,612
Flint City   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Special Services - North (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Special Services - North (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Morrish Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Flint Special Services - North
    Special Education School
    5075 Pilgrim Rd
    Flint , MI , 48507
    (810)591-4881
    Special Education School
    0.5  mi  |  18  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Flint Elmer A. Knopf Learning Center
    Special Education School
    1493 West Maple Ave
    Flint , MI , 48507
    (810)591-4489
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |  452  students  |  Gr.  Inquire with school
  • Flint Carman-ainsworth Middle School
    1409 West Maple Ave
    Flint , MI , 48507
    (810)591-3500
    1.3  mi  |  1054  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Swartz Creek Morrish Elementary School
    5055 Maple Ave
    Swartz Creek , MI , 48473
    (810)591-3702
    2.1  mi  |  449  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Burton Gladys Dillon Elementary School
    1197 East Schumacher St
    Burton , MI , 48529
    (810)591-3590
    2.5  mi  |  238  students  |  Gr.  KG-3

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