Heritage High School

  • Heritage High School serves 1,569 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (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 64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Heritage High School's student population of 1,569 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,569 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heritage High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heritage High School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. 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#1211 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Heritage 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)
64%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Heritage 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 Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Heritage High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Heritage High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
16%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Heritage High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
66%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Heritage 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%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heritage High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.530.28
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Graduation Rate
94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Heritage 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
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heritage 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 NameSaginaw Township Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Heritage High School is Weiss Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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