Jenison High School

  • Jenison High School serves 1,400 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Jenison High School's student population of 1,400 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,400 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jenison High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jenison High School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#309 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
87%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jenison High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.240.53
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Graduation Rate
96%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jenison 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 NameJenison Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Jenison Jenison Junior High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 724 students
    0.2 miles
    8295 20th Ave
    Jenison, MI 49428
    (616)457-1402
    0.2 7-12 724
  • Jenison Pinewood School
    Grades: K-6 | 364 students
    0.8 miles
    2405 Chippewa St
    Jenison, MI 49428
    (616)457-1407
    0.8 K-6 364
  • Jenison Bauerwood School
    Grades: K-6 | 573 students
    0.9 miles
    1443 Bauer Rd
    Jenison, MI 49428
    (616)457-1408
    0.9 K-6 573
  • Jenison Sandy Hill School
    Grades: K-6 | 524 students
    1.0 miles
    1990 Baldwin St
    Jenison, MI 49428
    (616)457-1404
    1.0 K-6 524
  • Jenison Rosewood School
    Grades: K-6 | 558 students
    1.5 miles
    2370 Tyler St
    Jenison, MI 49428
    (616)669-0011
    1.5 K-6 558

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