Tecumseh High School

Tecumseh High School serves 881 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Tecumseh High School operates within the Tecumseh School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 881 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 881 students
Tecumseh High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Tecumseh High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Tecumseh High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Tecumseh High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 19:1
Tecumseh High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Tecumseh High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
7%
7%
Tecumseh High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
2%
18%
Tecumseh High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
90%
68%
Tecumseh High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Tecumseh High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.27
Tecumseh High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
19%
43%
Tecumseh High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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%
Tecumseh High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,905 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,794 is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,670 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Tecumseh School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 2,905 784
Tecumseh School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 82%
Tecumseh School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $11 MM
Tecumseh School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $30 MM $11 MM
Tecumseh School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,794 $11,681
Tecumseh School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,670 $11,849
Tecumseh School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Tecumseh Virtual Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tecumseh Virtual Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tecumseh Virtual Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TecumsehTecumseh Virtual Academy
    Alternative School
    0.1 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 48 students760 Brown St
    TecumsehMI 49286
    (517)423-6008
    0.1KG-1248
  • TecumsehPatterson Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 234 students401 North Van Buren St
    TecumsehMI 49286
    (517)423-3331
    0.5KG-4234
  • TecumsehTecumseh Middle School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 872 students307 North Maumee St
    TecumsehMI 49286
    (517)423-1105
    0.95-8872
  • TecumsehTecumseh Options Institute High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 54 students212 North Ottawa St
    TecumsehMI 49286
    (517)424-6508
    0.99-1254
  • TecumsehHerrick Park Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 221 students600 Herrick Park Dr
    TecumsehMI 49286
    (517)423-2324
    1PK-4221

School Reviews

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, 09/16/09

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