Ferndale School District

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Overview

School District NameFerndale School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ferndaleschools.org
School District Phone Number(248) 586-8651
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools9 Schools3,735 Schools
# of Students2,936 Students1,472,301 Students
# of Teachers156 Teachers82,182 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1

District Comparison

  • Ferndale School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 869 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 73% has increased from 46% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#646 out of 869 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Ferndale   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ferndale   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)
17%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ferndale   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 Rate
73%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ferndale   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.530.52
# of American Indian Students6 Students9,974 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students29 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students67 Students114,872 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
8%
# of Black Students1,858 Students260,793 Students
% Black Students
63%
18%
# of White Students777 Students978,273 Students
% White Students
27%
66%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students199 Students57,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:171116,607
# of Students in 1st Grade:160105,799
# of Students in 2nd Grade:137103,933
# of Students in 3rd Grade:149105,395
# of Students in 4th Grade:136107,959
# of Students in 5th Grade:173112,259
# of Students in 6th Grade:176112,463
# of Students in 7th Grade:160111,894
# of Students in 8th Grade:173114,566
# of Students in 9th Grade:262123,361
# of Students in 10th Grade:347121,139
# of Students in 11th Grade:330115,656
# of Students in 12th Grade:558117,214
# of Ungraded Students:44,056

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,249 is higher than the state median of $13,151. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,685 is less than the state median of $13,281. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$42 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ferndale   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$37 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Ferndale   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$14,249$13,151
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ferndale   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$12,685$13,281
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ferndale   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.

Ferndale School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Ferndale Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 40%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    725 Pinecrest Dr
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248) 541-1783

    Grades: 6-8 | 509 students
  • Ferndale Upper Elementary Campus Magnet School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 32%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    24220 Rosewood St
    Oak Park, MI 48237
    (248) 547-0880

    Grades: K-6 | 479 students
  • Tri County Educational Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    21131 Garden Lane
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248) 586-8885

    Grades: 9-12 | 337 students
  • Ferndale High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    881 Pinecrest Dr
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248) 548-8622

    Grades: 9-12 | 727 students
  • University High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2521 Bermuda
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248) 586-8846

    Grades: 9-12 | 437 students
  • Casa
    23561 Rosewood St
    Oak Park, MI 48237
    (248) 691-8502

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Ferndale Adult Education
    21131 Garden Ln
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248) 546-6832

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Ferndale Early Childhood Center
    21131 Garden Ln
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248) 543-9860

    Grades: PK | n/a student
  • Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus
    2610 Pinecrest Dr
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248) 548-1950

    Grades: K-3 | 447 students
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