Cass Technical High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#2,102
College Readiness Index
16.9
Math Proficiency
2.3
Reading Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
23:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,138 Students
  • 95 Teachers

Cass Technical High School
2501 2ND AVE
DETROIT, MI 48201

Phone: (313) 263-2000

District: Detroit Public Schools

Overview

Cass Technical High School is ranked 65th within Michigan. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Cass Technical High School is 38 percent. The student body makeup is 39 percent male and 61 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. Cass Technical High School is 1 of 26 high schools in the Detroit Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#2102
State Rank
#65

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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 2,138
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 57%
Full-Time Teachers 95

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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 73%
Proficient in Math 53%
College Readiness Index 16.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
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 26
Total Students 21,991
Proficient in Reading (district average) 25%
Proficient in Math (district average) 10%
College Readiness (district average) 8.6

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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