Ferndale School District
For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public middle school in Ferndale School District, serving 509 students. Public middle school in Ferndale School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Michigan public middle school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 40% statewide average). This district's average middle testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public middle school average of 39% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the Michigan public middle school average of 18:1.
|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||1 School||1,342 Schools|
|# of Students||509 Students||540,770 Students|
|# of Teachers||27 Teachers||30,006 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1||18:1|
Ferndale School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 814 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||1 Student||5,665 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||2 Students||16,816 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||15 Students||43,080 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||285 Students||124,048 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||164 Students||331,089 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||453 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||42 Students||19,717 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||-|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||-||18,062|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||-||17,305|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||-||17,144|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||-||17,397|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||-||18,584|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||-||26,481|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||176||91,531|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||160||111,880|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||173||114,558|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||29,995|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||25,683|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||24,622|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||25,299|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||2,229|
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 Middle Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Ferndale Middle School 725 Pinecrest Dr
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grades: 6-8 | 509 students
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