200 North Barrie Rd
Bad Axe, MI 48413
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Bad Axe High School serves 365 students in grades 8-12.
Bad Axe High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Bad Axe High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Bad Axe High School's student population of 365 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
365 students
This chart display total students of Bad Axe High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Bad Axe High School
Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Bad Axe High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Bad Axe High School by grade.

School Rankings

Bad Axe High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bad Axe High School is 0.10, which is less 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 Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#939 out of 3120 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Bad Axe High School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bad Axe 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bad Axe 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bad Axe High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Bad Axe High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bad Axe High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bad Axe High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bad Axe High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
95%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bad Axe High School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bad Axe High School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.10
This chart display the diversity score of Bad Axe High School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Bad Axe High School and public school graduation rate of Michigan by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bad Axe 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
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bad Axe 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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Bad Axe High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

All-Girl Public High Schools: Improving Confidence and College Success
All-Girl Public High Schools: Improving Confidence and College Success
While all-girl public high schools are not prevalent, their advantages are significant. Learn about the academic and social benefits of an all-girls education.
4 Ways Parents Can Turn a Campus into a Top Public School
4 Ways Parents Can Turn a Campus into a Top Public School
Every campus has the potential to become a top public school. Learn about what you can do as a parent to improve your child's public school.
Segregation: A Modern Problem for Public Schools in the South
Segregation: A Modern Problem for Public Schools in the South
Learn about the unfortunate cases of segregation that are arising in public schools in the South, as well as the legal rulings forcing desegregation once again.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 365 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in MI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

Related School Videos

Quick Links