Avondale High School

  • Avondale High School serves 975 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤1% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤1% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Avondale High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Avondale High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Avondale High School's student population of 975 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students975 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Avondale High School
Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Avondale High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Avondale High School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#3001 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤1%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤1%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
24%
18%
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White
59%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Avondale High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.590.52
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Graduation Rate
94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Avondale High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Avondale High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAvondale School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Auburn Hills Auburn Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 363 students
    0.1 miles
    2900 Waukegan St
    Auburn Hills, MI 48326
    (248) 537-6500
    0.1 PK-5 363
  • Auburn Hills Avondale Montessori Prek
    Grades: PK
    0.1 miles
    2950 Waukegan St
    Auburn Hills, MI 48326
    (248) 537-6062
    0.1 PK n/a
  • Rochester Avondale Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 119 students
    0.4 miles
    1435 W Auburn Road
    Rochester, MI 48309
    (248) 537-6600
    0.4 6-12 119
  • Auburn Hills R Grant Graham Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 420 students
    0.7 miles
    2450 Old Salem Rd
    Auburn Hills, MI 48326
    (248) 537-6800
    0.7 K-5 420
  • Bloomfield Hills Fox Hills Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK
    1.0 miles
    1661 Hunters Ridge Dr
    Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
    (248) 341-7950
    1.0 PK n/a

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