North Branch High School

6598 Brush St
North Branch, MI 48461
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3.50 5 1 (2 reviews)
North Branch High School serves 739 students in grades 9-12.
North Branch High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

North Branch High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

North Branch High School's student population of 739 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students739 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

North Branch High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of North Branch High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2668 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
92%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.52
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Branch Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to North Branch High School is Quest High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Branch Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ruth Fox Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • North Branch North Branch Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 358 students
    0.0 miles
    6600 Brush St
    North Branch, MI 48461
    (810) 688-4431
    0 7-8 358
  • North Branch Ruth Fox Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 343 students
    0.0 miles
    6570 Brush St
    North Branch, MI 48461
    (810) 688-3284
    0 5-6 343
  • North Branch North Branch Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 838 students
    0.4 miles
    4055 Elm Creek Rd
    North Branch, MI 48461
    (810) 688-3041
    0.4 PK-4 838
  • North Branch Quest High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 47 students
    0.4 miles
    6655 Jefferson Rd
    North Branch, MI 48461
    (810) 688-7581
    0.4 9-12 47
  • Marlette Marlette Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 435 students
    8.8 miles
    6230 Euclid St
    Marlette, MI 48453
    (989) 635-4925
    8.8 PK-6 435

School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Best School Ever. Quit Complaining.
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The teachers don't care about students and they mostly teach in power point which is extremely boring and hard to take notes on.
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