Waterford Kettering High School

  • Waterford Kettering High School serves 1,422 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (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 61% (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 Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Waterford Kettering High School's student population of 1,422 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students1,422 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waterford Kettering High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waterford Kettering 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#1396 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waterford Kettering 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
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Waterford Kettering High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
7%
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 Waterford Kettering 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
94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waterford Kettering 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 NameWaterford School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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