Mt. Pleasant Senior High School

  • Mt. Pleasant Senior High School serves 1,141 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Mt. Pleasant Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Mt. Pleasant Senior High School's student population of 1,141 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,141 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mt. Pleasant Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mt. Pleasant Senior High School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#705 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mt. Pleasant Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
11%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
3%
18%
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White
73%
66%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mt. Pleasant Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.450.28
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Graduation Rate
91%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mt. Pleasant Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMt. Pleasant City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Pleasant Fancher School
    Grades: 4-6 | 388 students
    0.4 miles
    801 South Kinney Ave
    Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
    (989)775-2230
    0.4 4-6 388
  • Mount Pleasant Pullen Elementary School
    Grades: K-12 | 371 students
    0.7 miles
    251 South Brown St
    Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
    (989)775-2270
    0.7 K-12 371
  • Mount Pleasant Way - Oasis
    Grades: 7-12 | 97 students
    0.9 miles
    3480 South Isabella Rd
    Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
    (989)775-2290
    0.9 7-12 97
  • Mount Pleasant Renaissance Public School Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 377 students
    1.0 miles
    2797 South Isabella Rd
    Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
    (989)773-9889
    1.0 K-8 377
  • Mount Pleasant Vowles School
    Grades: K-12 | 425 students
    1.1 miles
    1560 Watson Rd
    Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
    (989)775-2280
    1.1 K-12 425

School Reviews

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With an advanced faculty and state of the art facilities, Mt. Pleasant Public Schools have produced a legion of globally accomplished alumni in all fields. Sciences, literature, the arts, athletics, and technological success make Mt. Pleasant Public an exception in today's academic climate. Highly regarded, the system still seems underrated.
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