Brethren High School

  • Brethren High School serves 158 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Brethren High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 32%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Brethren High School's student population of 158 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brethren High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,159 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brethren High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1231 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
90%
68%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brethren High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.190.28
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Graduation Rate≥80%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKaleva Norman Dickson School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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