Nextech High School District

801 Broadway Ave Nw
Grand Rapids, MI 49504-4462
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there is 1 public school serving 105 students in Nextech High School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
Public School in Nextech High School District have an average math proficiency score of 10% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 25% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public school in Nextech High School District is Nextech High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Nextech High School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
1 School
3,552 Schools
# Students
105 Students
1,402,793 Students
# Teachers
6 Teachers
81,445 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Nextech High School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 862 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 60-69% has increased from 21-39% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#776 out of 872 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Nextech High   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nextech High   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)
20-29%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nextech High   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
60-69%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Nextech High   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.66
0.54
# American Indian Students
1 Student
8,929 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
49,796 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
28 Students
117,732 Students
% Hispanic Students
27%
8%
# Black Students
16 Students
247,767 Students
% Black Students
15%
18%
# White Students
52 Students
912,175 Students
% White Students
49%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,201 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
8 Students
65,125 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
-
106,526
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
101,141
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
100,631
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
100,684
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
102,076
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
101,704
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
104,266
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
107,731
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
112,321
# Students in 9th Grade:
9
119,122
# Students in 10th Grade:
24
116,106
# Students in 11th Grade:
36
113,207
# Students in 12th Grade:
36
113,297
# Ungraded Students:
-
3,981

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,038 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,294. The school district revenue/student has grown by 40% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,238 is less than the state median of $14,172. The school district spending/student has grown by 40% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$1 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Nextech High   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$1 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Nextech High   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,038
$14,294
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Nextech High   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,238
$14,172
This chart display average spending per public school student in Nextech High   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Nextech High School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Nextech High School
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
801 Broadway Ave Nw
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 458-4992
Grades: 9-12
| 105 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 1 school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 105 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-69% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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