Harper Woods school information

IndexHarper WoodsMichiganNational
Average Test Scores25%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:122:116:1
Total public schools53,42179,221
Total private schools683524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1967,963
The Harper Woods, MI educational system consists of 5 public schools, 6 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Harper Woods public schools have average test scores of 25% which is 38% lower than than the Michigan average and 49% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Harper Woods public schools is 18:1, compared to 22:1 in Michigan and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.5% have completed high school, 20.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Harper Woods are 49% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Harper Woods.
  • 83.2% of people in Harper Woods have completed 8th grade.
  • 81.5% of people in Harper Woods have completed high school.
  • 20.5% of people in Harper Woods have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Harper Woods

IndexHarper WoodsMichiganNational
Completed 8th grade83.2%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school81.5%85.9%83.0%
Completed some college53.8%60.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.3%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.5%27.4%30.3%
Completed masters9.0%10.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Harper Woods (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Grosse Pointe, MI5,25677%56%
Huntington Woods, MI6,33077%55%
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI9,26575%53%
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI15,78570%41%
Troy, MI82,98269%41%
Harper Woods, MI13,89525%49%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Salida, CA13,89834%32%
Hutchinson, MN13,89150%2%
Wood Dale, IL13,90826%48%
Marietta, OH13,91273%48%
Chesterton, IN13,91277%57%
Harper Woods, MI13,89525%49%
Source: The Harper Woods, MI education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 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.