Pershing High School Demographics

Student Counts

Pershing High School has 389 enrolled students for the current school year in the following grades:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage Students
Black or African American 95.1% 370
Asian 2.8% 11
Hispanic or Latino 1.0% 4
White 0.8% 3
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 1
Total 389

Gender Distribution

Gender Percentage No. Students
  Male 59.4% 231
  Female 40.6% 158

Special Education

Grade No. Students
Ninth 27
Tenth 22
Eleventh 21
Twelfth 10
Total 80

Bilingual

Grade No. Students
Ninth 4
Tenth 3
Eleventh 1
Twelfth 1
Total 9

Meals

72.2% of students at Pershing High School participate in the free and reduced meal programs.


Grade Free Reduced Paid
Ninth 75 0 44
Tenth 97 0 28
Eleventh 64 0 19
Twelfth 45 0 17
Total 281 0 108
Total % 72.2% 0.0% 27.8%



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.