Meridian School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 444 students in Meridian School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public high schools in Michigan.
Public High School in Meridian School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Michigan public high school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 52% statewide average).
The top ranked public high school in Meridian School District is Meridian Early College High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Meridian School District have a Graduation Rate of 92%, which is more than the Michigan average of 86%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Meridian Early College 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 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Michigan public high school average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Meridian School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Michigan for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Meridian School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
1 School
1,388 Schools
# Students
444 Students
551,032 Students
# Teachers
19 Teachers
29,541 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Meridian School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 694 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 45-49% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#446 out of 872 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Meridian   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Meridian   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Meridian   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Meridian   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.05
0.50
# American Indian Students
n/a
5,253 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
17,337 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
4 Students
39,841 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
7%
# Black Students
8 Students
94,536 Students
% Black Students
2%
17%
# White Students
432 Students
376,108 Students
% White Students
97%
69%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
516 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
n/a
16,958 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
-
4,344
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
4,149
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
4,307
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
4,240
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
4,494
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
4,875
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
8,402
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
16,024
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
19,790
# Students in 9th Grade:
119
123,314
# Students in 10th Grade:
94
121,101
# Students in 11th Grade:
94
115,628
# Students in 12th Grade:
137
117,186
# Ungraded Students:
-
3,178

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,089 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,210. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,559 is less than the state median of $13,245. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue
$16 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Meridian   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
$15 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Meridian   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
$12,089
$13,210
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Meridian   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
$11,559
$13,245
This chart display average spending per public school student in Meridian   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.

Best Meridian School District Public High Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Meridian Early College High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3303 N Meridian Rd
Sanford, MI 48657
(989) 687-3300
Grades: 9-12
| 444 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 444 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.05

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