Pinckney Community High School

  • Pinckney Community High School serves 1,110 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Pinckney Community High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Pinckney Community High School's student population of 1,110 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pinckney Community High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pinckney Community High School is 0.10, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1247 out of 3167 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pinckney Community High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
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White
95%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pinckney Community High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.100.52
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Graduation Rate
88%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Pinckney Community High School and public school graduation rate of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pinckney Community High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pinckney Community High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePinckney Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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The principal, Dr. Darga and the staff are fabulous. There are so many wonderful students that attend this school. Hundreds of athletic that have great grades. We love this school and are proud to be Pinckney Pirates, now and forever.
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