Lee M. Thurston High School

26255 Schoolcraft, Redford, MI 48239 | (313) 242-0600
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,169
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. William Zolkowski
  • Fax: (313) 592-0740
  • Website: southredford.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • South Redford School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,179
  • Graduation Rate: 76.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 19.5
  • Enrolled Students: 3,421

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,169
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 51.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 590 (50.5%)
  • Females: 579 (49.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 99 (8.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 451 (38.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 550 (47.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lee M. Thurston High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian110.9%
Black68758.8%
Asian90.8%
Hispanic332.8%
White42936.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lee M. Thurston High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade30426.0%
10th Grade32427.7%
11th Grade27123.2%
12th Grade27023.1%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Lee M. Thurston High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on May 02, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I loved this school when I attended! It was fun- the teachers were good, my fellow classmates were alright, and the drama program was awesome. Overall, it's a decent school, and I'm glad I had the experiences I did there. I have some good memories.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Lee M. Thurston High School performed on average worse 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
201066.7%66.7%72.8%
200969.7%69.7%71.1%
200876.5%76.5%72.4%
 

MME - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201030.9%30.9%50.4%
200936.2%36.2%49.3%
200832.0%32.0%46.2%
 
Reading Test
201051.8%51.8%65.2%
200950.4%50.4%59.9%
200853.3%53.3%61.9%
 
Science Test
201050.2%50.2%57.9%
200946.3%46.3%55.6%
200846.4%46.4%56.6%
 
Social Studies Test
201079.5%79.5%79.4%
200981.0%81.0%81.3%
200880.9%80.9%79.9%
 
Writing Test
201029.7%29.7%43.7%
200932.2%32.2%43.4%
200830.7%30.7%41.1%
 
English Language Arts Test
200937.6%37.6%52.1%
200842.7%42.7%52.3%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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