Ecorse School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,036 students in Ecorse School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in Ecorse School District have an average math proficiency score of 8% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 13% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Ecorse School District are Hope Academic Academy, Ralph J Bunche Academy and Ecorse Community High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Ecorse School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Ecorse School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
5 Schools
3,752 Schools
# Students
1,036 Students
1,471,315 Students
# Teachers
49 Teachers
82,103 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Ecorse School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 864 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 65-69% has increased from 60-64% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#836 out of 872 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Ecorse   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ecorse   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ecorse   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
65-69%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ecorse   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.36
0.52
# American Indian Students
3 Students
9,967 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
2 Students
49,753 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
64 Students
114,844 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
8%
# Black Students
816 Students
260,067 Students
% Black Students
79%
18%
# White Students
141 Students
977,697 Students
% White Students
14%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,270 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
10 Students
57,332 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
71
116,531
# Students in 1st Grade:
78
105,739
# Students in 2nd Grade:
83
103,851
# Students in 3rd Grade:
68
105,347
# Students in 4th Grade:
65
107,935
# Students in 5th Grade:
59
112,233
# Students in 6th Grade:
69
112,252
# Students in 7th Grade:
64
111,715
# Students in 8th Grade:
77
114,372
# Students in 9th Grade:
82
123,329
# Students in 10th Grade:
88
121,114
# Students in 11th Grade:
108
115,638
# Students in 12th Grade:
124
117,203
# Ungraded Students:
-
4,056

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,036 is higher than the state median of $13,210. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,940 is higher than the state median of $13,245. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue
$18 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ecorse   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$16 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Ecorse   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,036
$13,210
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ecorse   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,940
$13,245
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ecorse   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Ecorse School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hope Academic Academy
Magnet School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
27225 W Outer Drive
Ecorse, MI 48229
(313) 294-4750
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #22.
Ralph J Bunche Academy
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
503 Hyacinthe St
Ecorse, MI 48229
(313) 294-4710
Grades: PK-3
| 300 students
Rank: #33.
Ecorse Community High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
27385 West Outer Dr
Ecorse, MI 48229
(313) 294-4700
Grades: 8-12
| 384 students
Rank: #44.
Grandport Elementary Academy
Math: 6% | Reading: 13%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4536 6th St
Ecorse, MI 48229
(313) 294-4720
Grades: 4-8
| 333 students
Downriver Virtual Academy
Alternative School
Magnet School
27225 W Outer Dr
Ecorse, MI 48229
(313) 294-4750
Grades: 6-12
| 19 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,036 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 65-69% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36

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