Redford Union High School

  • Redford Union High School serves 923 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 2% (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 2% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Redford Union 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 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Redford Union High School's student population of 923 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students923 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Redford Union 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 Redford Union High School is 0.49, 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#2964 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
68%
18%
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White
21%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.52
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Graduation Rate
77%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRedford Union Schools District No. 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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