Huron Academy

11401 Metropolitan Parkway

Sterling Heights, MI 48312-2937

Tel: (586)446-9170
Grades KG-6
499 students
Huron Academy serves 499 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Huron Academy operates within the Huron Academy School District.

School Overview

The student population of 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 499 students
Huron Academy Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Huron Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Huron Academy Total Teachers (2000-2014)
Students by Grade Huron Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 19:1
Huron Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2014)
Asian
11%
3%
Huron Academy Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
4%
7%
Huron Academy Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
24%
18%
Huron Academy Black Students (2000-2014)
White
57%
68%
Huron Academy White Students (2000-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Huron Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.27
Huron Academy Diversity Score (2000-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
41%
43%
Huron Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Huron Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Huron Academy School District's student population of 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,350 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,787 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Huron Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 499 784
Huron Academy School District Students Managed (2000-2014)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $11 MM
Huron Academy School District District Total Revenue (2000-2014)
District Spending $3 MM $11 MM
Huron Academy School District District Spending (2000-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,350 $11,681
Huron Academy School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,787 $11,849
Huron Academy School District District Spending / Student (2000-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • The Huron Academy's mission is to be a leader in the areas of academic excellence and safety, while developing the character of young children. The school seeks to lead public charter elementary schools in Michigan and traditional public elementary schools in Macomb County, in academic excellence, as measured on state and national tests. The school seeks to promote the development of character in our students, as measured by a safe and orderly environment, where all children are accepted and can learn.

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Bozymowski Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heritage Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakbrook Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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