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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 7 public schools managed by Ferndale Public School District serving 3,070 students in Ferndale, Michigan.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is more than the state average of 18:1.

Ferndale Public School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Ferndale Ferndale Adult Education
    21131 Garden Ln
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248)546-6832

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Ferndale Ferndale High School
    881 Pinecrest Dr
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248)548-8622

    Grades: 9-12 | 765 students
  • Ferndale Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus
    2610 Pinecrest Dr
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248)548-1950

    Grades: K-3 | 472 students
  • Ferndale Ferndale Middle School
    725 Pinecrest Dr
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248)541-1783

    Grades: 6-8 | 508 students
  • Oak Park Ferndale Upper Elementary Campus
    24220 Rosewood St
    Oak Park, MI 48237
    (248)547-0880

    Grades: K-6 | 507 students
  • Ferndale Tri County Educational Center Alternative School
    21131 Garden Lane
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248)586-8885

    Grades: 9-12 | 363 students
  • Ferndale University High School
    2521 Bermuda
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248)586-8846

    Grades: 9-12 | 455 students

Overview

School District NameFerndale Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,070 students
# of Teachers154 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
# of Male Students1,419 students
% Male Students
46%
# of Female Students1,651 students
% Female Students
54%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.53
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students29 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students82 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students1,939 students
% Black Students
63%
# of White Students790 students
% White Students
26%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students224 students
% of Two or more races Students
7%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:194
# of Students in 1st Grade:143
# of Students in 2nd Grade:157
# of Students in 3rd Grade:149
# of Students in 4th Grade:174
# of Students in 5th Grade:162
# of Students in 6th Grade:155
# of Students in 7th Grade:182
# of Students in 8th Grade:171
# of Students in 9th Grade:328
# of Students in 10th Grade:340
# of Students in 11th Grade:345
# of Students in 12th Grade:566
# of Ungraded Students:4

District Comparison

  • Ferndale Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 68% has increased from 50% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ferndale Public 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
68%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ferndale Public School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,367 is higher than the state average of $12,544. The school district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,746 is higher than the state average of $12,533. The school district spending/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$49 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ferndale Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$47 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Ferndale Public School District and average spending for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,367$12,544
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ferndale Public School District and average revenue per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,746$12,533
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ferndale Public School District and average spending per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Ferndale Public School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.53, which is higher than the Michigan average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.