Wylie E. Groves High School

  • Wylie E. Groves High School serves 1,162 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Wylie E. Groves High School operates within the Birmingham School District.
  • Birmingham School District's 97% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1162 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,162 students
Wylie E. Groves High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Wylie E. Groves High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Wylie E. Groves High School Total Teachers (1994-2015)
Students by Grade Wylie E. Groves High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 19:1
Wylie E. Groves High School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Wylie E. Groves High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Wylie E. Groves High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
24%
18%
Wylie E. Groves High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
70%
68%
Wylie E. Groves High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Wylie E. Groves High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Wylie E. Groves High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Wylie E. Groves High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI 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.
0.46 0.27
Wylie E. Groves High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
10%
41%
Wylie E. Groves High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
1%
6%
Wylie E. Groves High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Birmingham School District's student population of 7,992 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 97% has decreased from 100% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,813 is higher than the state average of $12,839. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,309 is higher than the state average of $12,841. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Birmingham School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
2
Number of Students Managed 7,992 760
Birmingham School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 97% 82%
Birmingham School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $139 MM $10 MM
Birmingham School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $135 MM $10 MM
Birmingham School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,813 $12,839
Birmingham School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,309 $12,841
Birmingham School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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