710 North Union St
Ithaca, MI 48847
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Ithaca High School serves 566 students in grades 7-12.
Ithaca High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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Ithaca High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Ithaca High School's student population of 566 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
566 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Ithaca High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ithaca High School is 0.22, 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 Data
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State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1310 out of 3120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
88%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Not a resident of Michigan yet but a frequent traveler to my cabin up in Alpena . I love the football stadium view from the HWY . Very colorful and inviting . I hope to pass by some night during a game ! 5 star review
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 566 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in MI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50%)

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