Pontiac High School



Pontiac High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pontiac 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 0
10 294
11 270
12 280

Pontiac High School is a public high school of the Pontiac City School District located in Pontiac, MI. It has 844 students in grades 9th through 12th. Pontiac High School is the 212th largest public high school in Michigan and the 7,027th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.5 to 1.

Total Students: 844
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.09
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,027th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Michigan: 212th out of 1,189
Student/Teacher Rank in Michigan: 326th out of 1,154
Full Time Teacher Rank in Michigan: 160th out of 1,154

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Pontiac High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 423
(50%)
932
(51%)
 Female 421
(50%)
896
(49%)

Pontiac High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 525
(62%)
1,066
(58%)
 Hispanic 225
(27%)
535
(29%)
 White 45
(5%)
133
(7%)
 Asian 39
(5%)
78
(4%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
11
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Pontiac High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 586
(69%)
1,286
(70%)
 Not Eligible 227
(27%)
496
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(4%)
46
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Pontiac High School is ranked 60th out of 1,183 ranked schools in Michigan, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pontiac High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Pontiac High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1526
2006 1425
2007 1309
2008 1140
2009 1764
2010 1734
2011 1597
2012 1412
2013 975
2014 924
2015 844

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 23.4
2007 20.4
2008 17.8
2009 19.4
2010 21.4
2011 17.2
2012 19.6
2013 18.4
2014 18.4
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51179554390564
2006 0.65754385964912
2007 0.73109243697479
2008 0.85087719298246
2009 0.82426303854875
2010 0.70530565167243
2011 0.69004383218535
2012 0.69475920679887
2013 0.68410256410256
2014 0.72835497835498
2015 0.73104265402844

Compare Pontiac High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
1,841.8% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 73.1%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Pontiac High School
Pontiac, MI
Public 09 - 12 844 16.5:1  
Pontiac Middle School
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Public 06 - 10 899 18.5:1 1 miles
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Pontiac Academy for Excellence - High School
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Oakland Christian School
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Private PK - 12 551 12:1 3 miles
Pontiac Academy for Excellence - Middle School
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Public 05 - 09 223 22.3:1 3 miles
Life Skills Center of Pontiac
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Public 08 - 12 139 34.8:1 3 miles
Avondale High School
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Public 08 - 12 998 21.6:1 4 miles
Children'S Village School
Pontiac, MI
Public KG - 12 137 6.2:1 4 miles
Arts and Technology Academy of Pontiac
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Public PK - 12 687 17.6:1 4 miles
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