Cass Technical High School

2501 2nd Ave, Detroit, MI 48201 | (313) 263-2000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,195
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2501 Second Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201
  • Principal or Admin: Lenora Ashford
  • Fax: (313) 263-2001
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Detroit City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $12,016
  • Graduation Rate: 45.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 11.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.8
  • Enrolled Students: 89,561

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,195
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 94.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 23.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 842 (38.4%)
  • Females: 1,353 (61.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 111 (5.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 915 (41.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,026 (46.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Cass Technical High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.2%
Black2,01891.9%
Asian683.1%
Hispanic482.2%
White572.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Cass Technical High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade65729.9%
10th Grade59927.3%
11th Grade48322.0%
12th Grade45620.8%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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3 reviews for Cass Technical High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on April 14, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my child really wants to attend cass tech she has good grades and a positive attitude
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 24, 2010
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  • Can you please send me admission application and time schedule...thank you
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 23, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Please send me the admision application and time schedul. thanks

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Cass Technical High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on MEAP and MME state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

MEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Social Studies Test
201082.8%42.2%72.8%
200989.0%40.4%71.1%
200891.0%44.5%72.4%
 

MME - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201053.5%15.8%50.4%
200959.8%16.2%49.3%
200852.1%14.3%46.2%
 
Reading Test
201081.4%37.1%65.2%
200978.6%34.5%59.9%
200881.5%35.5%61.9%
 
Science Test
201058.8%21.0%57.9%
200964.3%22.4%55.6%
200864.7%23.4%56.6%
 
Social Studies Test
201086.5%47.7%79.4%
200991.2%55.0%81.3%
200893.3%55.5%79.9%
 
Writing Test
201057.3%18.5%43.7%
200962.2%19.2%43.4%
200851.0%17.4%41.1%
 
English Language Arts Test
200975.3%26.4%52.1%
200871.9%26.0%52.3%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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