Coldwater High School

  • Coldwater High School serves 888 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.
  • Coldwater 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 24:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Coldwater High School's student population of 888 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students888 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Coldwater 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Coldwater High School is 0.22, 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)
Overall School 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 Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
88%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.52
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Graduation Rate
78%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColdwater Community Schools 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
  • Coldwater Larsen Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-1 | 450 students
    0.2 miles
    25 Parkhurst Ave
    Coldwater, MI 49036
    (517)279-5960
    0.2 PK-1 450
  • Coldwater Legg Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 670 students
    0.3 miles
    175 Green St
    Coldwater, MI 49036
    (517)279-5940
    0.3 6-8 670
  • Coldwater Early Education
    Grades: PK
    0.4 miles
    200 Bishop Ave
    Coldwater, MI 49036
    (517)279-5830
    0.4 PK n/a
  • Coldwater Pansophia Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 390 students
    0.6 miles
    52 Abbott Ave
    Coldwater, MI 49036
    (517)279-4686
    0.6 K-12 390
  • Coldwater Waldron Learning Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 260 students
    0.6 miles
    214 Bishop Ave
    Coldwater, MI 49036
    (517)279-5821
    0.6 PK-12 260

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