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HOUGHTON CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL

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Houghton Central High School Overview

Houghton Central High School is a part of the Houghton-portage Township School District school district in Houghton, Michigan. As of our last data update the school employs 25.00 full-time teachers. There are 409 students of which 79 receive a free lunch and 39 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

HOUGHTON CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
1603 GUNDLACH RD
HOUGHTON, MI 49931

Mailing Address

HOUGHTON CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
1603 GUNDLACH RD
HOUGHTON, MI 49931

General Information

Level: High School
District: Houghton-portage Township School District
Phone Number: 906-482-0450
School ID: 262889006482
Full-time Teachers: 25.00
Total Students: 409
Eligible for Free Lunch: 79
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 39

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 16.36 students per full-time teacher compared to the Michigan average of 18.55 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Houghton Central High School Values
Legend mark for state points - Michigan Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) 2014 Results
GradeSubjectGroupAdvancedProficientPartially ProficientNot Proficient
09SocialStudiesAll Students8.00%28.60%46.40%17.00%
09SocialStudiesEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%22.20%47.20%27.80%
09SocialStudiesFemale5.50%20.00%54.50%20.00%
09SocialStudiesMale10.50%36.80%38.60%14.00%
09SocialStudiesWhite, not of Hispanic origin7.90%27.70%48.50%15.80%

Source: Michigan Department of Education - http://www.michigan.gov/mde/

Michigan Merit Examination (MME) 2014 Scores and Results
GradeSubjectGroupAdvancedProficientPartially ProficientNot Proficient
11MathAll Students19.00%42.00%29.00%10.00%
11MathEconomically Disadvantaged12.00%35.00%23.00%31.00%
11MathFemale19.00%40.00%33.00%9.00%
11MathMale18.00%45.00%25.00%11.00%
11MathWhite, not of Hispanic origin19.00%40.00%30.00%10.00%
11ReadingAll Students25.00%54.00%18.00%< 5%
11ReadingEconomically Disadvantaged7.00%63.00%26.00%< 5%
11ReadingFemale29.00%53.00%14.00%< 5%
11ReadingMale21.00%55.00%21.00%< 5%
11ReadingWhite, not of Hispanic origin25.00%54.00%18.00%< 5%
11ScienceAll Students28.00%30.00%27.00%15.00%
11ScienceEconomically Disadvantaged15.00%19.00%42.00%23.00%
11ScienceFemale22.00%28.00%28.00%22.00%
11ScienceMale35.00%33.00%25.00%7.00%
11ScienceWhite, not of Hispanic origin27.00%30.00%28.00%15.00%
11SocialStudiesAll Students19.00%50.00%27.00%< 5%
11SocialStudiesEconomically Disadvantaged12.00%38.00%42.00%8.00%
11SocialStudiesFemale16.00%48.00%29.00%7.00%
11SocialStudiesMale22.00%53.00%24.00%< 5%
11SocialStudiesWhite, not of Hispanic origin18.00%50.00%28.00%< 5%
11WritingAll Students9.00%61.00%29.00%< 5%
11WritingEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%63.00%33.00%< 5%
11WritingFemale16.00%60.00%21.00%< 5%
11WritingMale< 5%61.00%38.00%< 5%
11WritingWhite, not of Hispanic origin8.00%60.00%29.00%< 5%

Source: Michigan Department of Education - http://www.michigan.gov/mde/

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students85-89%55-59%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students85-89%60-64%
Math: All Female>= 80%50-59%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female>= 80%60-69%
Math: All Male80-89%50-59%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male80-89%60-69%
Math: High School85-89%55-59%
Reading and Language Arts: High School85-89%60-64%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Houghton County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Houghton County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for HOUGHTON CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL

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Compare to Nearby Schools:

Houghton Middle School

1603 Gundlach Rd Houghton, MI 49931
Distance: ~0 miles

Houghton Elementary School

203 West Jacker Ave Houghton, MI 49931
Distance: ~1 miles

Career And Technical Education

110 East Quincy St Hancock, MI 49930
Distance: ~1 miles

Bridge School Of Dollar Bay

110 East Quincy St Hancock, MI 49930
Distance: ~1 miles

Barkell Elementary School

1201 North Elevation St Hancock, MI 49930
Distance: ~2 miles

Hancock Middle School

501 Campus Dr Hancock, MI 49930
Distance: ~2 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Portage Lake District Library

58 Huron Street Houghton, MI 49931
Distance: ~1 miles

Hancock School Public Library

501 Campus Drive Hancock, MI 49930
Distance: ~2 miles

Osceola Township School Public Library

48475 North Maple Drive Dollar Bay, MI 49922
Distance: ~3 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey