A-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A-
  2. Diversity
    C-
  3. Teachers
    A+
  4. College Prep
    A-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A
  6. Health & Safety
    A+
  7. Administration
    A+
  8. Sports
    A+
  9. Food
    A
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B
Brighton Area Schools is a highly rated, public school district located in Brighton, MI. It has 5,974 students in grades K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 20 to 1. According to state test scores, 57% of students are at least proficient in math and 75% in reading.
Address
125 South Church St
Brighton, MI 48116
Telephone
(810) 299-4040
Website

Brighton Area Schools Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
75%
Percent Proficient - Math
57%
Average Graduation Rate
93%
Average SAT
1220
116 responses
Average ACT
27
204 responses
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Students

Diversity
C-
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
5,974
Free or Reduced Lunch
12.2%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
20:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
$74,824
Teachers in First/Second Year

Finances

Total Expenses
$80,720,000
Expenses Per Student
$15,710/ student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    72%
  • Support Services
    24%
  • Other
    3%

Brighton Area Schools Reviews

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My experience at Brighton High School was great because there were teachers who would actually engage with us and teach the content in so many creative ways because they knew that just giving worksheets wouldn’t help students for application in the future. It was about using diverse techniques to get the information across because they’re so many different types of learners out there. It was overall very impressive that administration could recognize that. Overall, it would be very beneficial if Brighton High School was more diverse in every way especially with views. Many people are close minded and aren’t open to new ideas and evolving and incorporating that within a school system can be very beneficial to students in the future because regardless of what field you pursue, there will be so many different walk of life.
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Brighton Area Schools have amazing teachers with high academic expectations. They are very competitive in their sports and give students many opportunities to participate in a variety of different clubs. All the faculty members encourage students to try new things, embrace their true selves, and help them reach great heights in each class. They take many steps to prepare us for the next steps after high school and encourage us to ask for help when needed. Brighton schools make sure parents can get involved in their child's learning capabilities, keeping everyone up to date. Brighton Area Schools is a fantastic learning environment giving everyone a chance to achieve great things.
I like the opportunity to take classes that will interest you, and lots of AP classes to choose from. However, there isn’t much involvement in students well being which is hard on the kids when they need as much emotional support as they do acedemically.!