Life Skills Center Of Pontiac

  • Life Skills Center Of Pontiac serves 132 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Life Skills Center Of Pontiac's student population of 132 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 42% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students132 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Life Skills Center Of Pontiac's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has increased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Life Skills Center Of Pontiac is 0.46, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2654 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio33:118:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
21%
8%
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Black
70%
18%
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White
9%
66%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.460.28
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Graduation Rate11-19%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School District NameLife Skills Center of Pontiac School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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