Ford High School

Tel: (313)494-7567
  • Ford High School serves 512 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
  • Ford High School operates within the Detroit City School District.
  • Detroit City School District's 50% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 512 students has declined by 27% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students512 students
Ford High School Total Students (2013-2015)
Gender %Ford High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Ford High School Total Teachers (2013-2015)
Students by GradeFord High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

District Comparison

  • Detroit City School District's student population of 57,412 students has grown by 16% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 50% has increased from 43% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $24,011 is higher than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has grown by 40% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $26,803 is higher than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 56% over four years.
School District NameDetroit City School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed57,412760
Detroit City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate50%82%
Detroit City School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,182 MM$11 MM
Detroit City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,320 MM$11 MM
Detroit City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$24,011$11,681
Detroit City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$26,803$11,849
Detroit City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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