Howell High School

  • Howell High School serves 2,484 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Howell High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Howell High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Howell High School's student population of 2,484 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 116 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students2,484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers116 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Howell High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,159 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Howell High School is 0.08, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#862 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Howell 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Howell 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 2015-16 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 Howell High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Howell High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Howell High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Howell High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
96%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Howell High School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Howell High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.080.28
This chart display the diversity score of Howell High School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Howell High School and public school graduation rate of Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Howell High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Howell High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHowell School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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