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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 5 public middle schools managed by Southfield Public School District serving 2,104 students in Southfield, Michigan.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the state average of 18:1.

Southfield Public School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Southfield Alice M. Birney K-8 School
    27225 Evergreen Road
    Southfield, MI 48076
    (248)746-8800

    Grades: K-8 | 681 students
  • Southfield Glenn W. Levey Middle School
    25300 West 9 Mile Rd
    Southfield, MI 48033
    (248)746-8740

    Grades: 6-8 | 406 students
  • Southfield Kennedy Learning Center Special Education School
    16229 Mt. Vernon
    Southfield, MI 48075
    (248)746-7715

    Grades: K-12 | 14 students
  • Southfield Macarthur K-8 University Academy
    19301 W. 12 Mile Road
    Southfield, MI 48076
    (248)746-8590

    Grades: K-8 | 366 students
  • Southfield Thompson K-8 International Academy
    16300 Lincoln Drive
    Southfield, MI 48076
    (248)746-7400

    Grades: K-8 | 637 students

Overview

School District NameSouthfield Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students6,067 students
# of Teachers351 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students3,055 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students3,012 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.12
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students40 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students74 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students5,728 students
% Black Students
94%
# of White Students168 students
% White Students
3%
# of Hawaiian Students8 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students47 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:344
# of Students in 1st Grade:339
# of Students in 2nd Grade:375
# of Students in 3rd Grade:425
# of Students in 4th Grade:419
# of Students in 5th Grade:440
# of Students in 6th Grade:454
# of Students in 7th Grade:454
# of Students in 8th Grade:451
# of Students in 9th Grade:528
# of Students in 10th Grade:588
# of Students in 11th Grade:613
# of Students in 12th Grade:605
# of Ungraded Students:32

District Comparison

  • Southfield Public 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 92% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southfield Public 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)
33%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southfield Public 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
92%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Southfield Public 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 $17,435 is higher than the state average of $12,544. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,229 is higher than the state average of $12,533. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$129 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Southfield Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$135 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Southfield Public School District and average spending for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,435$12,544
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Southfield Public School District and average revenue per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,229$12,533
This chart display average spending per public school student in Southfield Public 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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Southfield Public School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.12, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Vandenberg Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.