Jerry L White Center High School

14804 West Mcnichols Rd
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Jerry L White Center High School serves 205 students in grades 9-12.
Jerry L White Center High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Jerry L White Center High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Jerry L White Center High School's student population of 205 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students205 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Jerry L White Center High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Jerry L White Center 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#49 out of 3119 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
88%
18%
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White
6%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.52
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Graduation Rate
≤10%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jerry L White Center High School is Randolph Career And Technical Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Foreign Language Immersion And Cultural Studies (0.3 miles away)
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