Ecorse Community High School

27385 West Outer Dr
Ecorse, MI 48229
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Ecorse Community High School serves 291 students in grades 8-12.
Ecorse Community 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 291 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-79% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ecorse Community High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Ecorse Community High School's student population of 291 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Ecorse Community High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Ecorse Community High School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2675 out of 2925 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
80%
18%
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White
11%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Graduation Rate
70-79%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ecorse Community High School's ranking?
Ecorse Community High School is ranked #2675 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while 11-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
What is the graduation rate of Ecorse Community High School?
The graduation rate of Ecorse Community High School is 70-79%, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 86%.
How many students attend Ecorse Community High School?
291 students attend Ecorse Community High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
80% of Ecorse Community High School students are Black, 11% of students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ecorse Community High School?
Ecorse Community High School has a student ration of 26:1, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Ecorse Community High School offer ?
Ecorse Community High School offers enrollment in grades 8-12
What school district is Ecorse Community High School part of?
Ecorse Community High School is part of Ecorse Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 291 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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