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).

Top Rankings

Life Skills Center Of Pontiac ranks 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 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

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 Data
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State 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 Ratio
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18:1
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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
0.51
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Graduation Rate
21-39%
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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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school / Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 110 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 21-39% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 30%)

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