South Lyon High School

1000 North Lafayette St
South Lyon, MI 48178
(School attendance zone shown in map)
South Lyon High School serves 1,234 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.
South Lyon 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 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

South Lyon High School's student population of 1,234 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,234 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

South Lyon 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 South Lyon High School is 0.17, 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 Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
91%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.52
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Graduation Rate
93%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Lyon Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to South Lyon High School is Special Education (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Centennial Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frank E Bartlett School (0.6 miles away)
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