1600 East Oakley Park Rd
Walled Lake, MI 48390
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Walled Lake Central High School serves 1,670 students in grades 8-12.
Walled Lake Central High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Walled Lake Central High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Walled Lake Central High School's student population of 1,670 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
1,670 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
77 teachers
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School Rankings

Walled Lake Central High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Walled Lake Central High School is 0.38, 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 Data
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State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#794 out of 3120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
11%
18%
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White
78%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Graduation Rate
94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 1,670 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 20% in MI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.38 (Top 50%)

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