Allen Academy

8666 Quincy St,

Detroit, MI, 48204-2306

Tel: (313)898-6444
Grades: KG-12

991 students

Allen Academy serves 991 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 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 33%.
Allen Academy operates within the Allen Academy School District.

Overview

The student population of 991 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 991 students
Allen Academy Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Allen Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Allen Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 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 21:1 18:1
Allen Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Black
100%
22%
Allen Academy Black (2005-2012)
White
n/a
67%
All Ethnic Groups Allen Academy Sch Ethnicity Allen Academy Sta Ethnicity
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.
89%
44%
Allen Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
1%
6%
Allen Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,664 students has grown by 60% over five years.
School District Name Allen Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 1,664 930
Allen Academy School District Number of Students Managed (2000-2012)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $11 MM
Allen Academy School District Total Revenue (2000-2009)
District Spending $9 MM $11 MM
Allen Academy School District Spending (2000-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,058 $11,537
Allen Academy School District Revenue / Student (2000-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,392 $11,612
Allen Academy School District Spending / Student (2000-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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 Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sampson Academy (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Detroit Sampson Academy
    4700 Tireman St
    Detroit , MI , 48204
    (313)596-4750
    0.7  mi  |  579  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Detroit Keidan Special Education School
    Special Education School
    4441 Collingwood St
    Detroit , MI , 48204
    (313)873-9400
    Special Education School
    0.9  mi  |  156  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Detroit Northwestern High School
    6050 Linwood St
    Detroit , MI , 48208
    (313)596-0700
    0.9  mi  |  637  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Detroit Detroit Association Black Orgs (dabo) High School
    Alternative School
    6311 West Chicago
    Detroit , MI , 48204
    (313)491-0003
    Alternative School
    1  mi  |  295  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Detroit Thirkell Elementary School
    7724 14th St
    Detroit , MI , 48206
    (313)596-0990
    1.2  mi  |  489  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Detroit, MI public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.10, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Detroit is Southwestern High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.