Durand Area High School

  • Durand Area High School serves 593 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (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 44% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Durand Area High School's student population of 593 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students593 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Durand Area High School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Durand Area High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 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 0.53. 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#2000 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
39%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
49%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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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%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Durand Area High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Durand Area High School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Durand Area High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.110.53
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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
40%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDurand Area s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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