Life Skills Center Of Pontiac

Life Skills Center Of Pontiac serves 110 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.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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Life Skills Center Of Pontiac places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Life Skills Center Of Pontiac's student population of 110 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Life Skills Center Of Pontiac is 0.51, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
<50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
<50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
19%
8%
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Black
66%
18%
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White
14%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.52
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Graduation Rate
11-19%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLife Skills Center Of Pontiac School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Life Skills Center Of Pontiac is Arts And Technology Academy Of Pontiac (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Great Lakes Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whitman Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pontiac Whitman Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 580 students
    0.1 miles
    125 W Montcalm St
    Pontiac, MI 48342
    (248) 451-7950
    0.1 PK-6 580
  • Pontiac Great Lakes Academy Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 184 students
    0.2 miles
    46312 Woodward Ave
    Pontiac, MI 48342
    (248) 334-6434
    0.2 PK-8 184
  • Pontiac Arts And Technology Academy Of Pontiac Charter School
    Math: 5% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 726 students
    0.8 miles
    888 Enterprise Dr
    Pontiac, MI 48341
    (248) 452-9309
    0.8 PK-12 726
  • Pontiac Sarah J Webber Media Arts Academy Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 164 students
    0.8 miles
    48980 Woodward Ave
    Pontiac, MI 48342
    (248) 972-9100
    0.8 PK-8 164
  • Pontiac Pontiac Academy For Excellence Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 431 students
    1.0 miles
    196 Cesar E Chavez Ave
    Pontiac, MI 48342
    (248) 745-9420
    1 PK-5 431

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