Farwell Area Schools School District

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Overview

School District NameFarwell Area Schools School District
School District Phone Number(989) 588-9917
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools5 Schools3,735 Schools
# of Students1,237 Students1,472,301 Students
# of Teachers60 Teachers82,182 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1

District Comparison

  • Farwell Area Schools School District, which is ranked within the
    5/
    10
    , bottom 50% of all 869 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has increased from 55-59% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Farwell Area Schools  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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Farwell Area Schools  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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate75-79%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Farwell Area Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.140.52
# of American Indian Students4 Students9,974 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students8 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students47 Students114,872 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
8%
# of Black Students9 Students260,793 Students
% Black Students
1%
18%
# of White Students1,146 Students978,273 Students
% White Students
92%
66%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students22 Students57,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:81116,607
# of Students in 1st Grade:98105,799
# of Students in 2nd Grade:88103,933
# of Students in 3rd Grade:81105,395
# of Students in 4th Grade:93107,959
# of Students in 5th Grade:98112,259
# of Students in 6th Grade:89112,463
# of Students in 7th Grade:81111,894
# of Students in 8th Grade:92114,566
# of Students in 9th Grade:93123,361
# of Students in 10th Grade:115121,139
# of Students in 11th Grade:108115,656
# of Students in 12th Grade:120117,214
# of Ungraded Students: - 4,056

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,397 in this school district is less than the state average of 12785. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,533 is less than the state average of $12,796. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$15 MM9320000
This chart display total revenue of Farwell Area Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$14 MM9328000
This chart display total spending of Farwell Area Schools  School District and average spending for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,39712785
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Farwell Area Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,53312796
This chart display average spending per public school student in Farwell Area Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Farwell Area Schools School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Farwell Timberland Alternative High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    2655 W Ludington Dr
    Farwell, MI 48622
    (989) 588-7219

    Grades: 8-12 | 43 students
  • Farwell Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 41%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    500 East Ohio St
    Farwell, MI 48622
    (989) 588-9915

    Grades: 4-7 | 361 students
  • Farwell Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    268 East Ohio St
    Farwell, MI 48622
    (989) 588-9916

    Grades: PK-3 | 348 students
  • Farwell High School Magnet School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    399 East Michigan St
    Farwell, MI 48622
    (989) 588-9913

    Grades: 8-12 | 485 students
  • Mmcaa School Readinessfarwell
    2050 West Cadillac Dr
    Clare, MI 48617
    (989) 386-3805

    Grades: PK | n/a student
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