Buchanan High School

9/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
5
Grades
8-12
Students
568
Type
Public
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Academics
8/10
Test scores
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Social Studies
47%
State avg 36%
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English
51%
State avg 48%
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Math
36%
State avg 30%
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8/10
College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
93%
State avg: 77%
AP course participation
<1%
State avg: 14%
10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.

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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
African-American
Two or more races
Hispanic
American Indian/Alaska Native
Asian
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 19 :1
Students per counselor
282 :1
State avg: 498 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
12%
State avg: 9%
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5 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
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4 0
3 1
2 0
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Neighborhood
401 West Chicago Street
Buchanan, MI 49107
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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