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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.
The top ranked public middle school in Ferndale School District is Ferndale Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
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.

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 Schools1 School1,342 Schools
# of Students509 Students540,770 Students
# of Teachers27 Teachers30,006 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1

District Comparison

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 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 Score
0.580.57
# of American Indian Students1 Student5,665 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students2 Students16,816 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students15 Students43,080 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
8%
# of Black Students285 Students124,048 Students
% Black Students
56%
23%
# of White Students164 Students331,089 Students
% White Students
32%
61%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a453 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students42 Students19,717 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
4%

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:17691,531
# of Students in 7th Grade:160111,880
# of Students in 8th Grade:173114,558
# 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 2016-2017This 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 Middle Schools (2021)

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

    Grades: 6-8 | 509 students
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