Decatur High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,910
College Readiness Index
19.0
Math Proficiency
2.4
Reading Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 297 Students
  • 16 Teachers

Decatur High School
110 CEDAR ST
DECATUR, MI 49045

Phone: (269) 423-6850

District: Decatur Public Schools

Overview

Decatur High School is ranked 55th within Michigan. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Decatur High School is 45 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 26 percent. Decatur High School is the only high school in the Decatur Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1910
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 297
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 26%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 58%
Full-Time Teachers 16

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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 62%
Proficient in Math 55%
College Readiness Index 19.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant 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 1
Total Students 297
Proficient in Reading (district average) 62%
Proficient in Math (district average) 55%
College Readiness (district average) 19.0

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