Ackerson Lake Community Education High School

Ackerson Lake Community Education High School serves 47 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Ackerson Lake Community Education High School operates within the Napoleon Community s School District.
Napoleon Community s School District's 87% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 47 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 47 students
Ackerson Lake Community Education High School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Ackerson Lake Community Education High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Ackerson Lake Community Education High School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Ackerson Lake Community Education High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 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 8:1 19:1
Ackerson Lake Community Education High School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
Hispanic
12%
7%
Ackerson Lake Community Education High School Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
2%
18%
Ackerson Lake Community Education High School Black Students (2003-2014)
White
86%
68%
Ackerson Lake Community Education High School White Students (2004-2014)
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.
0.25 0.27
Ackerson Lake Community Education High School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
68%
43%
Ackerson Lake Community Education High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
14%
6%
Ackerson Lake Community Education High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Napoleon Community s School District's student population of 1,421 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 75% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,908 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,006 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Napoleon Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,421 784
Napoleon Community s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 82%
Napoleon Community s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $11 MM
Napoleon Community s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $14 MM $11 MM
Napoleon Community s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,908 $11,681
Napoleon Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,006 $11,849
Napoleon Community s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Michigan Center Jr/sr High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vandercook Lake High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keicher Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • Michigan CenterMichigan Center Jr/sr High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 661 students
    1.9 miles
    400 South State St
    Michigan CenterMI 49254
    (517)764-1440
    1.97-12661
  • Michigan CenterKeicher Elementary School
    Grades: 3-6 | 425 students
    2.4 miles
    137 Broad St
    Michigan CenterMI 49254
    (517)764-5200
    2.43-6425
  • Michigan CenterArnold Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 333 students
    2.9 miles
    4064 Page Ave
    Michigan CenterMI 49254
    (517)764-5700
    2.9PK-2333
  • JacksonTownsend Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 629 students
    3 miles
    1005 Floyd Ave
    JacksonMI 49203
    (517)784-6133
    3PK-5629
  • JacksonVandercook Lake High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 663 students
    3.3 miles
    1000 East Golf Ave
    JacksonMI 49203
    (517)782-8167
    3.36-12663

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