Wellspring Preparatory High School

  • Wellspring Preparatory High School serves 457 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wellspring Preparatory 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 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Wellspring Preparatory High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Wellspring Preparatory High School's student population of 457 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wellspring Preparatory 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 Wellspring Preparatory High School is 0.71, which is more 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#2668 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
8%
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Black
28%
18%
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White
41%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.710.52
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Graduation Rate70-74%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWellspring Preparatory High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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