Alpena High School

3303 South Third Ave
Alpena, MI 49707
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 1,154 students in grades 9-12, Alpena High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,154 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : 81% (Top 50% in MI)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 54% (Top 30%)
  • : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Alpena High School's student population of 1,154 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,154 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Alpena High School ranks within the top 50% of all 3,069 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Alpena High School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MI)
#1292 out of 3069 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Alpena High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
31%
34%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alpena High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
54%
45%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alpena High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
46%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Alpena High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Alpena High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
9%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Alpena High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Alpena High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
94%
64%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Alpena High School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Alpena High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alpena High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Michigan.
0.12
This chart displays the diversity score of Alpena High School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
81%
81%
This chart displays graduation rate of Alpena High School and public school graduation rate of Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alpena High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alpena High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Alpena High School's ranking?
Alpena High School is ranked #1292 out of 3,069 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
31% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% MI state average), while 54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% MI state average).
What is the graduation rate of Alpena High School?
The graduation rate of Alpena High School is 81%, which is equal to the Michigan state average of 81%.
How many students attend Alpena High School?
1,154 students attend Alpena High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Alpena High School students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Alpena High School?
Alpena High School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Alpena High School offer ?
Alpena High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Alpena High School part of?
Alpena High School is part of Alpena Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,154 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : 81% (Top 50%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 54% (Top 30%)
  • : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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