Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School

  • Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School serves 399 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the MI average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School operates within the Whittemore-prescott Area s School District.
  • Whittemore-prescott Area s School District's 67% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 399 students has grown by 24% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students399 students
Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeWhittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
American Indian
2%
1%
Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School American Indian Students (1990-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
n/a
18%
Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
95%
68%
Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2012)
All Ethnic GroupsWhittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.100.50
Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
68%
41%
Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
6%
Whittemore-prescott Jr/sr High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Whittemore-prescott Area s School District's student population of 863 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 82% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,694 is higher than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,361 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameWhittemore-prescott Area s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed863760
Whittemore-prescott Area s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate67%82%
Whittemore-prescott Area s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$11 MM$11 MM
Whittemore-prescott Area s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$11 MM$11 MM
Whittemore-prescott Area s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,694$11,681
Whittemore-prescott Area s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,361$11,849
Whittemore-prescott Area s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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