Byron Center High School



Byron Center High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Byron Center High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 284
10 263
11 278
12 260

Byron Center High School is a public high school of the Byron Center Public Schools located in Byron Center, MI. It has 1,085 students in grades 9th through 12th. Byron Center High School is the 147th largest public high school in Michigan and the 5,433rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,085
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 49.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,433rd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Michigan: 147th out of 1,189
Student/Teacher Rank in Michigan: 821st out of 1,154
Full Time Teacher Rank in Michigan: 166th out of 1,154

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Byron Center High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 564
(52%)
839
(51%)
 Female 521
(48%)
804
(49%)

Byron Center High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 914
(84%)
1,388
(84%)
 Hispanic 64
(6%)
97
(6%)
 Asian 49
(5%)
71
(4%)
 Black 27
(2%)
41
(2%)
 Two or More 24
(2%)
38
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
3
(0%)

Byron Center High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 893
(82%)
1,347
(82%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 138
(13%)
206
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(5%)
90
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Byron Center High School is ranked 409th out of 1,183 ranked schools in Michigan, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Byron Center High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (17.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Byron Center High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 924
2006 997
2007 1052
2008 1004
2009 1025
2010 1010
2011 1060
2012 1056
2013 1088
2014 1073
2015 1085

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 16.6
2007 17.9
2008 15.9
2009 19.5
2010 21.3
2011 22.2
2012 21.3
2013 20.8
2014 21.5
2015 21.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16558441558442
2006 0.16649949849549
2007 0.16920152091255
2008 0.16932270916335
2009 0.24390243902439
2010 0.24752475247525
2011 0.26132075471698
2012 0.27746212121212
2013 0.27022058823529
2014 0.26095060577819
2015 0.17695852534562

Compare Byron Center High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,841.8% 18.4:1
 
2,190.0% 21.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 17.7%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,085 21.9:1  
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