Southgate Anderson High School

  • Southgate Anderson High School serves 1,282 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (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 60% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Southgate Anderson High School's student population of 1,282 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southgate Anderson High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southgate Anderson High School is 0.36, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1901 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southgate Anderson High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Southgate Anderson High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
11%
18%
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White
79%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southgate Anderson High School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Southgate Anderson High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southgate Anderson High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.360.28
This chart display the diversity score of Southgate Anderson High School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southgate Anderson High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthgate Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Southgate Anderson High School is Allen Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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