St. Joseph High School

  • St. Joseph High School serves 1,055 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 78% (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 19% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • St. Joseph High School's student population of 1,055 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,055 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • St. Joseph High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of St. Joseph High School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#175 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
9%
18%
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White
81%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in St. Joseph High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.330.53
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Graduation Rate
98%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Joseph Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Joseph Lincoln School
    Grades: K-5 | 417 students
    0.7 miles
    1102 Orchard Ave
    Saint Joseph, MI 49085
    (269)926-3700
    0.7 K-5 417
  • Benton Harbor The Bridge Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 129 students
    1.7 miles
    499 W. Main Street
    Benton Harbor, MI 49022
    (269)927-1064
    1.7 9-12 129
  • Saint Joseph Brown School
    Grades: K-5 | 372 students
    1.8 miles
    2027 Brown School Road
    Saint Joseph, MI 49085
    (269)926-3500
    1.8 K-5 372
  • Benton Harbor Benton Harbor Charter School Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 434 students
    1.9 miles
    455 Riverview Dr
    Benton Harbor, MI 49022
    (269)925-3807
    1.9 K-8 434
  • Benton Harbor Benton Harbor High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 613 students
    2.0 miles
    870 Colfax Ave
    Benton Harbor, MI 49022
    (269)605-1200
    2.0 9-12 613

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