3303 N Meridian Rd
Sanford, MI 48657
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Meridian Early College High School serves 451 students in grades 9-12.
Meridian Early College High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in MI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Meridian Early College High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Meridian Early College High School's student population of 451 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Meridian Early College 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 Meridian Early College High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1254 out of 3120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
95%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
85%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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