Central Collegiate Academy

2425 Tuxedo St

Detroit, MI 48206-1222

Grades: 9-12

596 students

Central Collegiate Academy serves 596 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 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%.
Central Collegiate Academy operates within the Detroit City School District.
The school district's 45% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 596 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 596 students
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has decreased from 43:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 43:1 18:1
Black
99%
22%
Two or more races
1%
2%
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.
0.02 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.
83% 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 112,991 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 45% has decreased from 80% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,264 is higher than the state average of $11,537. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,596 is higher than the state average of $11,612. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Detroit City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
143
3
Number of Students Managed 112,991 822
Graduation Rate 45% 82%
District Total Revenue $1,294 MM $11 MM
District Spending $1,327 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,264 $11,537
District Spending / Student $13,596 $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 Detroit City High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ace Academy (sda) - Lincoln Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Durfee Elementary-middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DetroitDurfee Elementary-middle School
    2470 Collingwood St
    DetroitMI 48206
    (313)252-3070
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 702 students                      
  • DetroitDetroit City High School
    13141 Rosa Parks Blvd
    DetroitMI 48238
    (313)596-0010
    0.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 231 students                      
  • DetroitStewart Elementary School
    Charter School
    13120 Wildemere St
    DetroitMI 48238
    (313)852-1450
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 423 students                      
  • Highland ParkAce Academy (sda) - Lincoln Center
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1961 Lincoln St
    Highland ParkMI 48203
    (313)868-8368
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 132 students                      
  • Highland ParkBusiness Entrepreneurship Science Technical Academy
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    200 Highland St
    Highland ParkMI 48203
    (313)869-1000
    Magnet School
    Charter School

    1 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 488 students                      

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