Oscar A Carlson High School

30550 West Jefferson Ave
Rockwood, MI 48173
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Oscar A Carlson High School serves 1,141 students in grades 9-12.
Oscar A Carlson 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 ≤1% (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 ≤1% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Oscar A Carlson High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Oscar A Carlson High School's student population of 1,141 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,141 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Oscar A Carlson 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 Oscar A Carlson High School is 0.32, 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
#3001 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤1%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤1%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
82%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.320.52
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Graduation Rate
98%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGibraltar School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oscar A Carlson High School is Huron Ai Center High School Program (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Shumate Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockwood Shumate Middle School Special Education School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 840 students
    0.0 miles
    30448 West Jefferson Ave
    Rockwood, MI 48173
    (734) 379-7600
    0 6-8 840
  • Rockwood Parsons Elementary School Special Education School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
    0.9 miles
    14473 Middle Gibraltar Rd
    Rockwood, MI 48173
    (734) 379-7050
    0.9 PK-5 404
  • Trenton Huron Ai Center High School Program Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.7 miles
    25600 Seneca St
    Trenton, MI 48183
    (734) 379-6360
    1.7 9-12 n/a
  • Trenton Hunter Elementary School Special Education School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 363 students
    2.0 miles
    21320 Roche Rd
    Trenton, MI 48183
    (734) 379-6390
    2 PK-5 363
  • Flat Rock Summit Academy Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 345 students
    2.4 miles
    30100 Olmstead Rd
    Flat Rock, MI 48134
    (734) 379-6810
    2.4 K-8 345

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