Avondale School District

2940 Waukegan St
Auburn Hills, MI 48326-3264
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Avondale School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Michigan for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 3,758 students in Avondale School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in Avondale School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Michigan public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 48% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
9 Schools
3,540 Schools
# Students
3,758 Students
1,394,596 Students
# Teachers
237 Teachers
82,754 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Avondale School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 850 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#289 out of 855 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Avondale   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Avondale   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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Avondale   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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
73%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Avondale   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.71
0.55
# American Indian Students
15 Students
8,802 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
381 Students
49,232 Students
% Asian Students
10%
3%
# Hispanic Students
449 Students
120,541 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
9%
# Black Students
1,124 Students
245,941 Students
% Black Students
30%
18%
# White Students
1,618 Students
900,679 Students
% White Students
43%
64%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
1,210 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
166 Students
68,190 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
275
114,598
# Students in 1st Grade:
238
98,757
# Students in 2nd Grade:
255
100,937
# Students in 3rd Grade:
264
100,648
# Students in 4th Grade:
256
100,558
# Students in 5th Grade:
274
102,085
# Students in 6th Grade:
238
101,953
# Students in 7th Grade:
250
104,180
# Students in 8th Grade:
247
107,358
# Students in 9th Grade:
347
121,519
# Students in 10th Grade:
326
114,888
# Students in 11th Grade:
361
109,042
# Students in 12th Grade:
420
114,025
# Ungraded Students:
7
4,048

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,890 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,267. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,406 is less than the state median of $17,461. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue
$67 MM
$25,476 MM
This chart display total revenue of Avondale   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$62 MM
$24,351 MM
This chart display total spending of Avondale   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,890
$18,267
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Avondale   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,406
$17,461
This chart display average spending per public school student in Avondale   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Avondale School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Avondale Gifted And Talented Education
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1435 W Auburn Rd
Rochester, MI 48309
(248) 537-6400
Grades: 2-8
| 237 students
Rank: #22.
Avondale High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2800 Waukegan St
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
(248) 537-6100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,037 students
Rank: #33.
Deerfield Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3600 Crooks Rd
Rochester, MI 48309
(248) 537-6700
Grades: K-5
| 316 students
Rank: #44.
Avondale Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1445 West Auburn Rd
Rochester, MI 48309
(248) 537-6300
Grades: 6-8
| 655 students
Rank: #55.
Woodland Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6465 Livernois Rd
Troy, MI 48098
(248) 537-6900
Grades: PK-5
| 362 students
Rank: #66.
R Grant Graham Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2450 Old Salem Rd
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
(248) 537-6800
Grades: K-5
| 354 students
Rank: #77.
Auburn Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2900 Waukegan St
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
(248) 537-6500
Grades: PK-5
| 373 students
Rank: n/an/a
Diploma And Careers Institute
Alternative School
1435 W Auburn Rd
Rochester, MI 48309
(313) 575-3768
Grades: 9-12
| 417 students
Rank: n/an/a
Meadows School
Special Education School
1435 W Auburn Road
Rochester, MI 48309
(248) 537-6440
Grades: 12
| 7 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Avondale School District?
Avondale School District manages 9 public schools serving 3,758 students.
What is the rank of Avondale School District?
Avondale School District is ranked #294 out of 850 school districts in Michigan (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Michigan school districts for: Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Avondale School District?
43% of Avondale School District students are White, 30% of students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Asian, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Avondale School District?
Avondale School District has a student/teacher ratio of 16:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What is Avondale School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $16,406 is less than the state median of $17,461. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 9 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,758 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 73% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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