Robinson Elementary-middle School (Closed 2011)

13000 Essex Ave,

Detroit, MI, 48215-3243

Grades: KG-8

407 students

Robinson Elementary-middle School (Closed 2011) served 407 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 33%.
Robinson Elementary-middle School (Closed 2011) operated within the Detroit City School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 407 students
Robinson Elementary-middle School Total Students (2010-2011)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Robinson Elementary-middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2010-2011)
Students by Grade Robinson Elementary-middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 18:1
Robinson Elementary-middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2010-2011)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Black
98%
22%
Robinson Elementary-middle School Black (2010-2011)
White
n/a
67%
Robinson Elementary-middle School White (2010-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Robinson Elementary-middle School Sch Ethnicity Robinson Elementary-middle School 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.
0.04 0.48
Robinson Elementary-middle School Diversity Score (2010-2011)
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.
91%
44%
Robinson Elementary-middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2011)
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

School District Name Detroit City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
136
3
Number of Students Managed 112,546 806
Detroit City   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,294 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,327 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,696 $11,537
Detroit City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,039 $11,612
Detroit City   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy-victor's (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy-victor's (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy-victor's (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Detroit Detroit Merit Charter Academy
    Charter School
    1091 Alter Rd
    Detroit , MI , 48215
    (313)331-3328
    Charter School
    0.9  mi  |  722  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Detroit Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy-victor's
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1200 Alter Rd
    Detroit , MI , 48215
    (313)656-2600
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    0.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Grosse Pointe Park Robert Trombly Elementary School
    820 Beaconsfield Ave
    Grosse Pointe Park , MI , 48230
    (313)432-5000
    1  mi  |  279  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Detroit Carstens Elementary-middle School
    13000 Essex Ave
    Detroit , MI , 48215
    (313)866-5500
    1.1  mi  |  608  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Detroit Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy-wolverine
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    2629 Lenox St
    Detroit , MI , 48215
    (313)656-2600
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1.2  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  5-12

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