7221 North M 123
Paradise, MI 49768
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Whitefish Township School serves 64 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Whitefish Township School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 64 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Whitefish Township School's student population of 64 students has grown by 100% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
64 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Whitefish Township School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Whitefish Township School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1789 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
17:1
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American Indian
13%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
n/a
18%
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White
84%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.28
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
85%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

21-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% MI state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MI state average).

What is the graduation rate of Whitefish Township School?

The graduation rate of Whitefish Township School is 50%, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 85%.

How many students attend Whitefish Township School?

64 students attend Whitefish Township School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

84% of Whitefish Township School students are White, 13% of students are American Indian, and 3% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Whitefish Township School?

Whitefish Township School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.

What grades does Whitefish Township School offer ?

Whitefish Township School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 64 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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