Laker High School

6136 Pigeon Rd
Pigeon, MI 48755
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Laker High School serves 285 students in grades 9-12.
Laker 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 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Laker High School's student population of 285 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Laker 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 Laker High School is 0.12, 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
#1235 out of 3120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
94%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 285 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in MI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50%)

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