Hesperia High School

96 South Division St
Hesperia, MI 49421
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Hesperia High School serves 296 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Hesperia 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 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Hesperia High School's student population of 296 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Hesperia 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 Hesperia High School is 0.19, which is less 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
#2427 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
90%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.52
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHesperia Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hesperia High School is Hesperia Community Education (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hesperia Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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