Dearborn High School

  • Dearborn High School serves 2,056 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Dearborn High School's student population of 2,056 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 93 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,056 students
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Total Classroom Teachers93 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dearborn High School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dearborn High School is 0.13, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1362 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dearborn 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dearborn 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Dearborn High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dearborn High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
5%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dearborn High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
93%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dearborn High School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dearborn High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.130.28
This chart display the diversity score of Dearborn High School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
96%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Dearborn High School and public school graduation rate of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dearborn High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dearborn High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDearborn City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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