Durand Area High School

  • Durand Area High School serves 580 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (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 13% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Durand Area 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 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • Durand Area High School's student population of 580 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students580 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Durand Area High School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Durand Area 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 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Durand Area High School is 0.11, 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#2552 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Durand Area 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Durand Area 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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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 Durand Area High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Durand Area High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
94%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Durand Area High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Diversity Score0.110.52
This chart display the diversity score of Durand Area High School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Durand Area High School and public school graduation rate of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Durand Area 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
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Durand Area 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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDurand Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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