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WESTERN HIGH SCHOOL

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Western High School Overview

Western High School is a part of the Western School District school district in Parma, Michigan. As of our last data update the school employs 43.50 full-time teachers. There are 871 students of which 214 receive a free lunch and 71 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

WESTERN HIGH SCHOOL
1400 SOUTH DEARING RD
PARMA, MI 49269

Mailing Address

WESTERN HIGH SCHOOL
1400 SOUTH DEARING RD
PARMA, MI 49269

General Information

Level: High School
District: Western School District
Phone Number: 517-841-8200
School ID: 263594007200
Full-time Teachers: 43.50
Total Students: 871
Eligible for Free Lunch: 214
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 71

Government Resources

Michigan Department of Education

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 20.02 students per full-time teacher compared to the Michigan average of 18.55 students per full-time teacher.

Map Location

Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Western 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 Students< 5%22.00%46.90%26.40%
09SocialStudiesEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%14.20%49.10%35.80%
09SocialStudiesFemale< 5%18.30%50.40%27.50%
09SocialStudiesMale5.70%26.00%43.10%25.20%
09SocialStudiesStudents with Disabilities< 5%6.90%41.40%51.70%
09SocialStudiesTwo or More Races< 5%16.70%50.00%33.30%
09SocialStudiesWhite, not of Hispanic origin5.30%22.00%48.00%24.70%

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

Michigan Merit Examination (MME) 2014 Scores and Results
GradeSubjectGroupAdvancedProficientPartially ProficientNot Proficient
11MathAll Students< 5%28.00%42.00%28.00%
11MathEconomically Disadvantaged< 5%17.00%47.00%34.00%
11MathFemale< 5%26.00%45.00%28.00%
11MathMale< 5%30.00%40.00%28.00%
11MathStudents with Disabilities< 5%9.00%36.00%55.00%
11MathWhite, not of Hispanic origin< 5%29.00%42.00%27.00%
11ReadingAll Students13.00%49.00%28.00%11.00%
11ReadingEconomically Disadvantaged14.00%45.00%31.00%10.00%
11ReadingFemale12.00%55.00%27.00%5.00%
11ReadingMale13.00%43.00%28.00%16.00%
11ReadingStudents with Disabilities9.00%27.00%36.00%27.00%
11ReadingWhite, not of Hispanic origin11.00%50.00%28.00%10.00%
11ScienceAll Students10.00%17.00%34.00%39.00%
11ScienceEconomically Disadvantaged9.00%14.00%36.00%41.00%
11ScienceFemale7.00%15.00%42.00%36.00%
11ScienceMale13.00%19.00%26.00%42.00%
11ScienceStudents with Disabilities5.00%< 5%23.00%73.00%
11ScienceWhite, not of Hispanic origin9.00%17.00%37.00%37.00%
11SocialStudiesAll Students10.00%40.00%41.00%9.00%
11SocialStudiesEconomically Disadvantaged10.00%31.00%48.00%10.00%
11SocialStudiesFemale9.00%36.00%48.00%8.00%
11SocialStudiesMale11.00%43.00%35.00%11.00%
11SocialStudiesStudents with Disabilities< 5%23.00%50.00%27.00%
11SocialStudiesWhite, not of Hispanic origin10.00%40.00%41.00%10.00%
11WritingAll Students5.00%46.00%45.00%< 5%
11WritingEconomically Disadvantaged7.00%33.00%52.00%9.00%
11WritingFemale7.00%52.00%40.00%< 5%
11WritingMale< 5%40.00%50.00%7.00%
11WritingStudents with Disabilities< 5%9.00%68.00%23.00%
11WritingWhite, not of Hispanic origin< 5%47.00%46.00%< 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 Students60-64%36%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students70-74%73%
Math: All Female60-64%25-29%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female65-69%70-74%
Math: All Male60-64%45-49%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male70-74%75-79%
Math: High School60-64%35-39%
Reading and Language Arts: High School70-74%70-74%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Jackson 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 Jackson 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 WESTERN HIGH SCHOOL

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Compare to Nearby Schools:

Western Middle School

1400 South Dearing Rd Parma, MI 49269
Distance: ~0 miles

Bean Elementary School

3201 Noble Rd Spring Arbor, MI 49283
Distance: ~2 miles

Warner Elementary School

118 Star St Spring Arbor, MI 49283
Distance: ~3 miles

Parma Elementary School

385 Elizabeth St Parma, MI 49269
Distance: ~3 miles

Woodville Community Center

3950 Catherine St Jackson, MI 49203
Distance: ~4 miles

Paragon Charter Academy

3750 Mccain Rd Jackson, MI 49201
Distance: ~4 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Jackson District Library

244 West Michigan Avenue Jackson, MI 49201
Distance: ~7 miles

Albion District Library

501 South Superior Street Albion, MI 49224
Distance: ~11 miles

Somerset Township Library

12715 East Chicago Road Somerset Center, MI 49282
Distance: ~15 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