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Ferndale school information

Index Ferndale Michigan National
Average Test Scores21%42%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:122:116:1
Total public schools123,42179,221
Total private schools183524,874
Total post-secondary schools11967,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Ferndale are 56% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Ferndale
  • 91.8% of people in Ferndale have completed 8th grade
  • 91.2% of people in Ferndale have completed high school
  • 41.2% of people in Ferndale have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Ferndale

      Index Ferndale Michigan National
      Completed 8th grade91.8%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school91.2%85.9%83.0%
      Completed some college73.7%60.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree47.7%36.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors41.2%27.4%30.3%
      Completed masters14.8%10.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.6%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%1.1%1.3%

      Ferndale, MI School Districts

      • Ferndale Public Schools
      • Hazel Park City School District

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Ferndale. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ferndale, MI schools is 21%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Ferndale, MI, an average of 91.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Grosse Pointe, MI5,17680%65.6%
      Huntington Woods, MI6,30379%64.6%
      Bloomfield Hills, MI3,99575%56.4%
      Grosse Pointe Farms, MI9,14271%48.4%
      Birmingham, MI21,27270%45.8%
      Ferndale, MI20,13921%55.7%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Charleston, IL20,14127%44.8%
      Germantown, WI20,14257%18.5%
      Albany, CA20,14576%57.3%
      South St. Paul, MN20,13242%13.0%
      Cocoa, FL20,15149%2.9%
      Ferndale, MI20,13921%55.7%
      Source: The Ferndale, MI education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.