Pershing High School Demographics

Student Counts

Pershing High School has 405 enrolled students for the current school year in the following grades:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage Students
Black or African American 94.1% 381
Asian 4.0% 16
Hispanic or Latino 0.5% 2
White 0.5% 2
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 2
0.2% 1
Multi Ethnic 0.2% 1
Total 405

Gender Distribution

Gender Percentage No. Students
  Male 54.6% 221
  Female 45.4% 184

Special Education

Grade No. Students
Ninth 14
Tenth 22
Eleventh 12
Twelfth 19
Total 67

Bilingual

Grade No. Students
Ninth 6
Total 6

Meals

35.8% of students at Pershing High School participate in the free and reduced meal programs.


Grade Free Reduced Paid
Ninth 67 1 69
Tenth 37 0 72
Eleventh 27 1 57
Twelfth 12 0 62
Total 143 2 260
Total % 35.3% 0.5% 64.2%



Note: student count, ethnicity, gender distribution, special education, bilingual and meal status numbers are based on enrollment information and may differ from FTE numbers reported to the State of Michigan Department of Education. Please contact the Department of Pupil Population Management for official information.