Harrison High School

29995 West 12 Mile Rd
Farmington, MI 48334
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Harrison High School serves 866 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 2% (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 ≤1% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Harrison 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 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Harrison High School's student population of 866 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students866 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Harrison 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 diversity score of Harrison High School is 0.67, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#2987 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤1%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
13%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
36%
18%
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White
43%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.52
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Graduation Rate
91%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFarmington Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Harrison High School is Oakland Early College (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Faxon Language Immersion Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beechview Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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