Ford High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
0.8
Math Proficiency
1.2
Reading Proficiency
1.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,212 Students
  • 63 Teachers

Ford High School
20000 EVERGREEN RD
DETROIT, MI 48219

Phone: (313) 494-7567

District: Detroit Public Schools

Overview

At Ford High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Ford High School is 3 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. Ford 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 None
National Rank
Unranked

See Best High Schools in Michigan

Students / Teachers

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

Total Enrollment 1,212
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 99%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 70%
Full-Time Teachers 63

More About Student Body

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 20%
Proficient in Math 3%
College Readiness Index 0.8

More About Test Scores

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

Reader Comments ()

Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.

APĀ® and Advanced PlacementĀ® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.

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

Follow U.S. News Education

Like Us On Facebook