Big Rapids High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,846
College Readiness Index
20.5
Math Proficiency
2.1
Reading Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
25:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 669 Students
  • 27 Teachers

Big Rapids High School
21175 15 MILE RD
BIG RAPIDS, MI 49307

Phone: (231) 796-7651

District: Big Rapids Public Schools

Overview

Big Rapids High School is ranked 55th within Michigan. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Big Rapids High School is 31 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 13 percent. Big Rapids High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Big Rapids Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1846
State Rank
#55

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 669
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 13%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 45%
Full-Time Teachers 27

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 55%
Proficient in Math 32%
College Readiness Index 20.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 2
Total Students 712
Proficient in Reading (district average) 55%
Proficient in Math (district average) 32%
College Readiness (district average) 20.5

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