Ferndale School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public high schools in Ferndale School District, serving 1,501 students. Public high schools in Ferndale School District have an average math proficiency score of 6% (versus the Michigan public high school average of 12%), and reading proficiency score of 6% (versus the 15% statewide average). This district's average high testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Michigan.
public high school in Ferndale School District have a Graduation Rate of 78%, which is less than the Michigan average of 85%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Ferndale High School, with 90-94% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Michigan or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public high school average of 32% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is more than the Michigan public high school average of 19:1.
|School District Name||Ferndale School District|
|School District Website||http://www.ferndaleschools.org|
|School District Phone Number||(248) 586-8651|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MI)|
|# of Schools||4 Schools||1,368 Schools|
|# of Students||1,501 Students||550,956 Students|
|# of Teachers||60 Teachers||29,562 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||26:1||19:1|
Ferndale School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 696 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 Data||This School District||State Average (MI)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#646 out of 869 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||3 Students||5,255 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||20 Students||17,337 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||35 Students||39,844 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||1,134 Students||94,753 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||247 Students||376,268 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||516 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||62 Students||16,967 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||-|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||-||4,320|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||-||4,129|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||-||4,301|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||-||4,221|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||-||4,484|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||-||4,857|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||-||8,385|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||-||15,996|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||-||19,770|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||262||123,346|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||347||121,126|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||330||115,646|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||558||117,197|
|# of Ungraded Students:||4||3,178|
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 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MI)|
|Total Revenue||$42 MM||$10 MM|
|Spending||$37 MM||$10 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$14,249||$13,151|
|Revenue / Student||$12,685||$13,281|
Ferndale School District Public High Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Tri County Educational Center 21131 Garden Lane
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grades: 9-12 | 337 students
- Ferndale High School 881 Pinecrest Dr
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grades: 9-12 | 727 students
- University High School 2521 Bermuda
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grades: 9-12 | 437 students
- Casa23561 Rosewood St
Oak Park, MI 48237
Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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