Allen Academy

8666 Quincy St

Detroit, MI 48204-2306

Grades: KG-12

1,000 students

Allen Academy serves 1,000 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Allen Academy operates within the Allen Academy School District.

Overview

The student population of 1000 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 1,000 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 18:1
Black
100%
22%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.00 0.26
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.
94%
44%
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.
n/a
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,673 students has grown by 61% over five years.
School District Name Allen Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 1,673 822
District Total Revenue $9 MM $11 MM
District Spending $9 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,058 $11,537
District Spending / Student $8,392 $11,612
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Northwestern High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hope Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sampson Academy (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DetroitSampson Academy
    4700 Tireman St
    DetroitMI 48204
    (313)596-4750
    0.7 mi | 505 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • DetroitKeidan Special Education School
    Special Education School
    4441 Collingwood St
    DetroitMI 48204
    (313)873-9400
    Special Education School

    0.9 mi | 148 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • DetroitNorthwestern High School
    6050 Linwood St
    DetroitMI 48208
    (313)596-0700
    0.9 mi | 631 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • DetroitNorthwestern South Wing High School
    Special Education School
    2200 West Grand Blvd
    DetroitMI 48208
    (313)596-0700
    Special Education School

    0.9 mi | 17 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • DetroitDetroit Association Black Orgs (dabo) High School
    Alternative School
    6311 West Chicago
    DetroitMI 48204
    (313)491-0003
    Alternative School

    1 mi | 295 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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