Southgate Community School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public elementary schools in Southgate Community School District, serving 2,335 students. Public elementary schools in Southgate Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Michigan public elementary school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Michigan.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Southgate Community School District are Shelters Elementary School, Allen Elementary School and Fordline Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Michigan public elementary school average of 35% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the Michigan public elementary school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameSouthgate Community School District
School District Phone Number(734) 246-4600
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools6 Schools2,561 Schools
# of Students2,335 Students1,001,744 Students
# of Teachers148 Teachers57,230 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1

District Comparison

Southgate Community School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 834 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 72% has increased from 45% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#447 out of 869 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Southgate Community   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southgate Community   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)
27%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southgate Community   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
72%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Southgate Community   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.400.54
# of American Indian Students13 Students7,587 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students24 Students33,452 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students241 Students81,130 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
8%
# of Black Students227 Students183,498 Students
% Black Students
10%
18%
# of White Students1,787 Students652,184 Students
% White Students
76%
65%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students843 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students39 Students43,148 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:215113,244
# of Students in 1st Grade:223105,793
# of Students in 2nd Grade:221103,922
# of Students in 3rd Grade:237105,390
# of Students in 4th Grade:239107,953
# of Students in 5th Grade:289112,255
# of Students in 6th Grade:274112,452
# of Students in 7th Grade:26193,375
# of Students in 8th Grade:31092,457
# of Students in 9th Grade:3113,485
# of Students in 10th Grade:1613,337
# of Students in 11th Grade:912,576
# of Students in 12th Grade:1013,359
# of Ungraded Students: - 2,146

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $13,951 is higher than the state median of $13,151. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,501 is higher than the state median of $13,281. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$52 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Southgate Community   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$58 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Southgate Community   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$13,951$13,151
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Southgate Community   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$15,501$13,281
This chart display average spending per public school student in Southgate Community   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.

Southgate Community School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Shelters Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    12600 Fordline St
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (734) 246-4631

    Grades: PK-5 | 320 students
  • Allen Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    16500 Mccann St
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (734) 246-4644

    Grades: PK-5 | 338 students
  • Fordline Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    14775 Fordline St
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (734) 246-4640

    Grades: K-5 | 317 students
  • Grogan Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    13300 Burns St
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (734) 246-4642

    Grades: PK-5 | 414 students
  • Davidson Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    15800 Trenton Rd
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (734) 246-4628

    Grades: 6-8 | 802 students
  • Beacon Day Treatment Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    12601 Mccann St
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (313) 551-2790

    Grades: K-12 | 144 students
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