Career Development School

Career Development School serves 40 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Career Development School's student population of 40 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students40 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Career Development School is 0.27, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio40:118:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
85%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.52
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Graduation Rate
(16-17)
<50%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Haven Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Career Development School is Central High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakeshore Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ferry School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Haven Central High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 98 students
    0.0 miles
    106 South 6th St
    Grand Haven, MI 49417
    (616) 850-6800
    0.0 9-12 98
  • Holland Elliott Street Bldg Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school
    0.3 miles
    605 Elliott Street
    Holland, MI 49424
    (616) 738-8940
    0.3 Inquire with school n/a
  • Grand Haven Ferry School
    Grades: PK-6 | 294 students
    0.4 miles
    1050 Pennoyer Ave
    Grand Haven, MI 49417
    (616) 850-5300
    0.4 PK-6 294
  • Grand Haven Lakeshore Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 928 students
    0.4 miles
    900 Cutler St
    Grand Haven, MI 49417
    (616) 850-6500
    0.4 7-8 928
  • Grand Haven Mary A White School
    Grades: PK-4 | 300 students
    0.7 miles
    1400 Wisconsin Ave
    Grand Haven, MI 49417
    (616) 850-5700
    0.7 PK-4 300

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