Black River Public School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#374
College Readiness Index
52.5
Math Proficiency
2.5
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • KG–12 Grades
  • 849 Students
  • 58 Teachers

Black River Public School
491 COLUMBIA AVE
HOLLAND, MI 49423

Phone: (616) 355-0055

District: Black River Public School

Overview

Black River Public School is ranked 7th within Michigan. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Black River Public School is 70 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 19 percent. Black River Public School is the only high school in the Black River Public School.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#374
State Rank
#7
Charter Rank
#71

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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 849
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 19%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 18%
Full-Time Teachers 58

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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 78%
Proficient in Math 53%
College Readiness Index 52.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served KG – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School Yes
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 1
Total Students 849
Proficient in Reading (district average) 78%
Proficient in Math (district average) 53%
College Readiness (district average) 52.5

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