Farwell High School

399 East Michigan St, Farwell, MI 48622 | (989) 588-9913
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 458
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 399 E. Michigan, Farwell, MI 48622
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Richard Smith
  • Fax: (989) 588-6041
  • Website: www.farwellschools.net
School Operational Details
  • Magnet School
School District Details
  • Farwell Area Schools District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,991
  • Graduation Rate: 76.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.8
  • Enrolled Students: 1,502

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 458
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 24.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 244 (53.3%)
  • Females: 214 (46.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31 (6.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 222 (48.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 253 (55.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Farwell High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian92.0%
Black40.9%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic81.7%
White43695.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Farwell High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade11725.5%
10th Grade11725.5%
11th Grade10322.5%
12th Grade12126.4%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Farwell High School performed on average about the same as 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
201066.9%66.2%72.8%
200958.1%58.1%71.1%
200867.2%67.2%72.4%
 

MME - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201042.7%37.3%50.4%
200948.6%43.7%49.3%
200846.3%42.4%46.2%
 
Reading Test
201056.2%51.0%65.2%
200945.0%42.9%59.9%
200858.7%53.8%61.9%
 
Science Test
201049.4%43.1%57.9%
200950.5%44.5%55.6%
200859.5%55.0%56.6%
 
Social Studies Test
201078.7%71.6%79.4%
200976.1%73.8%81.3%
200876.0%69.7%79.9%
 
Writing Test
201030.3%26.5%43.7%
200930.4%27.1%43.4%
200836.4%33.6%41.1%
 
English Language Arts Test
200936.7%32.5%52.1%
200847.9%44.3%52.3%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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