Finney High School

4180 Marlborough St, Detroit, MI 48215 | (313) 417-8898
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 647
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4180 Marlborough Street, Detroit, MI 48215
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Alvin Ward
  • Fax: (313) 417-8816
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: 647
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 359 (55.5%)
  • Females: 288 (44.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 6 (0.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 452 (69.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 458 (70.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Finney High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black64499.5%
Asian--
Hispanic--
White30.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Finney High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade10.2%
9th Grade30447.0%
10th Grade15123.3%
11th Grade12218.9%
12th Grade6910.7%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Finney High School

  • Reviewed by Student on November 17, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is a excellent place to be

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Finney High School performed on average much worse than most 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
201026.0%42.2%72.8%
200960.8%40.4%71.1%
200829.5%44.5%72.4%
 

MME - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
20101.1%15.8%50.4%
20096.7%16.2%49.3%
20084.3%14.3%46.2%
 
Reading Test
201011.2%37.1%65.2%
200917.1%34.5%59.9%
200822.0%35.5%61.9%
 
Science Test
20103.2%21.0%57.9%
200910.4%22.4%55.6%
200813.1%23.4%56.6%
 
Social Studies Test
201025.0%47.7%79.4%
200940.7%55.0%81.3%
200840.6%55.5%79.9%
 
English Language Arts Test
200911.8%26.4%52.1%
200810.4%26.0%52.3%
 
Writing Test
20095.1%19.2%43.4%
20084.4%17.4%41.1%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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