Creston High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
8.9
Math Proficiency
1.5
Reading Proficiency
2.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 660 Students
  • 37 Teachers

Creston High School
1720 PLAINFIELD AVE NE
GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49505

Phone: (616) 819-2424

District: Grand Rapids Public Schools

Overview

At Creston High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Creston High School is 32 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 83 percent. Creston High School is 1 of 12 high schools in the Grand Rapids Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 660
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 83%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 82%
Full-Time Teachers 37

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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 36%
Proficient in Math 7%
College Readiness Index 8.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size 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 12
Total Students 4,074
Proficient in Reading (district average) 34%
Proficient in Math (district average) 11%
College Readiness (district average) 19.3

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

Nearby Schools

Creston High School is 1 of 12 schools in the Grand Rapids Public Schools.

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