Pontiac City School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Pontiac City School District serving 3,219 students in Pontiac, Michigan.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the state average of 18:1.

Pontiac City School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Pontiac Alcott School
    460 West Kennett Rd
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248)451-7910

    Grades: K-6 | 448 students
  • Pontiac Herrington School
    541 Bay St
    Pontiac, MI 48342
    (248)451-7790

    Grades: K-6 | 489 students
  • Pontiac Kennedy Center Special Education School
    1700 Baldwin Ave
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248)451-8040

    Grades: K-12 | 77 students
  • Pontiac Owen Elementary School
    1700 Baldwin Ave
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248)451-7870

    Grades: K-6 | 409 students
  • Pontiac Pontiac Middle School
    1275 North Perry St
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248)451-8010

    Grades: 7-9 | 799 students
  • Auburn Hills Rogers School
    2600 Dexter Rd
    Auburn Hills, MI 48326
    (248)451-7850

    Grades: K-6 | 410 students
  • Pontiac Tier Iii Intervention Academy Alternative School
    1051 Arlene
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248)451-7315

    Grades: 6-12 | 13 students
  • Pontiac Whitman Elementary School
    125 W. Montcalm St
    Pontiac, MI 48342
    (248)451-7950

    Grades: K-6 | 574 students

Overview

School District NamePontiac City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,219 students
# of Teachers175 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students1,642 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,577 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.62
# of American Indian Students8 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students106 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students1,088 students
% Hispanic Students
34%
# of Black Students1,631 students
% Black Students
51%
# of White Students281 students
% White Students
9%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students104 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:368
# of Students in 1st Grade:361
# of Students in 2nd Grade:365
# of Students in 3rd Grade:301
# of Students in 4th Grade:294
# of Students in 5th Grade:333
# of Students in 6th Grade:319
# of Students in 7th Grade:262
# of Students in 8th Grade:258
# of Students in 9th Grade:285
# of Students in 10th Grade:8
# of Students in 11th Grade:14
# of Students in 12th Grade:33
# of Ungraded Students:18

District Comparison

  • Pontiac City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 855 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 62% has increased from 56% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pontiac City 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pontiac City 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
62%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pontiac City School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $17,540 is higher than the state average of $12,544. The school district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,026 is higher than the state average of $12,533. The school district spending/student has declined by 12% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$89 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pontiac City School District and average revenue for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$92 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Pontiac City School District and average spending for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,540$12,544
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pontiac City School District and average revenue per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,026$12,533
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pontiac City School District and average spending per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Pontiac City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.62, which is higher than the Michigan average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Alcott School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.