Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology

24675 Lahser Road
Southfield, MI 48033
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,212 students in grades 9-12, Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,212 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : 93% (Top 20% in MI)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology's student population of 1,212 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,212 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
70 teachers
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School Rankings

Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MI)
#2357 out of 2925 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
≤10%
36%
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30-39%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
94%
18%
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White
2%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.12
This chart display the diversity score of Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
93%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology's ranking?
Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology is ranked #2357 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What schools are Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology often compared to?
Southfield High School For The Arts And Technologyis often viewed alongside schools like West Bloomfield High School, University High School Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while 30-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
What is the graduation rate of Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology?
The graduation rate of Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology is 93%, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 84%.
How many students attend Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology?
1,212 students attend Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology students are Black, 2% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology?
Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology has a student ration of 17:1, which is equal to the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology offer ?
Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology part of?
Southfield High School For The Arts And Technology is part of Southfield Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,212 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : 93% (Top 20%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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