Swartz Creek High School

  • Swartz Creek High School serves 1,159 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.
  • Swartz Creek 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 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Swartz Creek High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Swartz Creek High School's student population of 1,159 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,159 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Swartz Creek 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 Swartz Creek High School is 0.32, 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 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
9%
18%
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White
82%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.52
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Graduation Rate
94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Swartz Creek High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSwartz Creek Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Swartz Creek High School is Swartz Creek Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Swartz Creek Swartz Creek Academy Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: PK-12 | 111 students
    0.3 miles
    8197 Miller Rd
    Swartz Creek, MI 48473
    (810) 591-4851
    0.3 PK-12 111
  • Swartz Creek Swartz Creek Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 846 students
    0.4 miles
    8230 Crapo St
    Swartz Creek, MI 48473
    (810) 591-1705
    0.4 6-8 846
  • Swartz Creek Syring Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 296 students
    0.6 miles
    5300 Oakview Dr
    Swartz Creek, MI 48473
    (810) 591-1301
    0.6 PK-5 296
  • Swartz Creek Elms Road Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 436 students
    2.2 miles
    3259 South Elms Rd
    Swartz Creek, MI 48473
    (810) 591-1250
    2.2 PK-5 436
  • Swartz Creek Dieck Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 274 students
    2.9 miles
    2239 Van Vleet Rd
    Swartz Creek, MI 48473
    (810) 591-5271
    2.9 PK-5 274

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