Benton Harbor High School

2/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
11
Grades
9-12
Students
580
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Math
State avg: 28%
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English
State avg: 48%
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Science
State avg: 29%
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1/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
58%
State avg: 77%
AP course participation
0%
State avg: 14%
Equity
Environment
Students
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African-American
94%
Hispanic
3%
Two or more races
1%
White
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Asian
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 19 :1
Students per counselor
316 :1
State avg: 498 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
0%
State avg: 9%
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Neighborhood
870 Colfax Avenue
Benton Harbor, MI 49022
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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