Way Watervliet High School

Way Watervliet High School serves 78 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Way Watervliet High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Way Watervliet High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Way Watervliet High School's student population of 78 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 60% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students78 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

Way Watervliet High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Way Watervliet High School is 0.23, 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
#725 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio39:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
87%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.230.52
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Graduation Rate
21-39%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWatervliet School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Way Watervliet High School is Watervliet Senior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Watervliet Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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