Oscar A. Carlson High School

Claimed
7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
26
Grades
9-12
Students
1,200
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Math
26%
State avg: 28%
English
53%
State avg: 49%
Science
32%
State avg: 29%
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7/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

A promising sign:

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

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
89%
State avg: 77%
Average ACT score
21
State avg: 20
AP course participation
10%
State avg: 14%
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
83%
African-American
6%
Hispanic
5%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
20 :1
State avg: 19 :1
Students per counselor
586 :1
State avg: 498 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
98%
State avg: 91%
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Neighborhood
30550 West Jefferson Avenue
Rockwood, MI 48173
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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