Alpena School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 9 public schools managed by Alpena School District serving 3,937 students in Alpena, Michigan.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the Michigan state average of 32%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is more than the state average of 18:1.

Alpena School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Alpena Alpena High School
    3303 South Third Ave
    Alpena, MI 49707
    (989)358-5200

    Grades: 7-12 | 1309 students
  • Alpena Besser Elementary School
    375 Wilson St
    Alpena, MI 49707
    (989)358-5100

    Grades: PK-5 | 425 students
  • Alpena Ella M. White School
    201 North Ripley Blvd
    Alpena, MI 49707
    (989)358-5950

    Grades: PK-6 | 465 students
  • Alpena Hinks School
    7667 Us Highway 23 N
    Alpena, MI 49707
    (989)358-5560

    Grades: K-5 | 156 students
  • Alpena Lincoln Community School
    309 West Lake St
    Alpena, MI 49707
    (989)358-5900

    Grades: K-5 | 173 students
  • Alpena Oxbow Aces Academy/alternative And Adult Ed High School Alternative School
    700 Pinecrest St
    Alpena, MI 49707
    (989)358-5170

    Grades: 7-12 | 121 students
  • Ossineke Sanborn School
    12170 Us Highway 23 S
    Ossineke, MI 49766
    (989)358-5800

    Grades: PK-5 | 182 students
  • Alpena Thunder Bay Junior High School
    3500 South Third Ave
    Alpena, MI 49707
    (989)358-5400

    Grades: 5-9 | 881 students
  • Herron Wilson Community School
    4999 Herron Rd
    Herron, MI 49744
    (989)358-5700

    Grades: K-6 | 225 students

Overview

School District NameAlpena School District
# of Schools9
# of Students3,937
# of Teachers198
Student : Teacher Ratio20
# of Male Students1,951
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students1,986
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.12
# of American Indian Students24
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students20
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students61
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students22
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students3,727
% White Students
93%
# of Hawaiian Students1
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students82
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:295
# of Students in 1st Grade:274
# of Students in 2nd Grade:258
# of Students in 3rd Grade:266
# of Students in 4th Grade:270
# of Students in 5th Grade:263
# of Students in 6th Grade:287
# of Students in 7th Grade:277
# of Students in 8th Grade:317
# of Students in 9th Grade:381
# of Students in 10th Grade:412
# of Students in 11th Grade:309
# of Students in 12th Grade:328
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Alpena School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 855 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 70% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alpena School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alpena School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
79%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Alpena School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,483 in this school district is less than the state average of $12,427. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,811 is less than the state average of $12,416. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$42 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Alpena School District and average revenue for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$43 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Alpena School District and average spending for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,483$12,427
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Alpena School District and average revenue per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,811$12,416
This chart display average spending per public school student in Alpena School District and average spending per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Alpena School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.12, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.50. The most diverse school in the district is Lincoln Community School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.