Michigan Youth Challenge Academy (Closed 2010)

5500 Armstrong Rd Bldg 13,

Battle Creek, MI, 49037-7314

Grades: 9-12

91 students

Michigan Youth Challenge Academy (Closed 2010) served 91 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was equal to the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 36% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 33%.
Michigan Youth Challenge Academy (Closed 2010) operated within the Battle Creek Public s School District.
The school district's 47% graduation rate was lower than the MI state average of 83%%.

Overview

School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 91 students
Gender % 77% Male / 23%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
18:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
8%
6%
Black
20%
22%
White
64%
67%
Unknown
8%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.54
0.48
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 17%
44%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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 Battle Creek Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
3
Number of Students Managed 5,216
806
Graduation Rate 47
83%
District Total Revenue $81 MM
n/a
District Spending $100 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $12,073
$0
District Spending / Student $14,934
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lakeview High School (4.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Springfield Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lamora Park School (2.6 miles away)
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