Pioneer High School

  • Pioneer High School serves 1,820 students in grades 9-12.
  • 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.
  • Pioneer 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 student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Pioneer High School's student population of 1,820 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 104 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,820 students
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Total Classroom Teachers104 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pioneer 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 Pioneer High School is 0.67, which is more 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 Ratio18:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
15%
18%
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White
53%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pioneer High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.670.52
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Graduation Rate
94%
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 NameAnn Arbor School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ann Arbor Bach Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 369 students
    0.8 miles
    600 West Jefferson St
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    (734) 994-1949
    0.8 K-5 369
  • Ann Arbor Eberwhite School
    Grades: K-5 | 351 students
    0.8 miles
    800 Soule Blvd
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    (734) 994-1934
    0.8 K-5 351
  • Ann Arbor Uriah H Lawton School
    Grades: K-5 | 506 students
    0.9 miles
    2250 South 7th St
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    (734) 994-1946
    0.9 K-5 506
  • Ann Arbor Dicken Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 345 students
    1.0 miles
    2135 Runnymede Blvd
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    (734) 994-1928
    1.0 K-5 345
  • Ann Arbor Slauson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 773 students
    1.2 miles
    1019 West Washington St
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    (734) 994-2004
    1.2 6-8 773

School Reviews

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Pioneer is a joke!! Doesnt prep students for real life. Is way too relaxed about laziness and attendance and grades. More worried about length of shorts than important matters. Needs to address drugs and underage drinking more! hash bash is glorified....
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