54th Street Academy

54th Street Academy serves 116 students in grades 9-12.
54th Street Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

54th Street Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

54th Street Academy's student population of 116 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students116 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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State Accredited Program
No
Personalized Content
No
Live Instruction
No
Rolling Enrollment
No
Flexible Class Schedule
No
Accelerated Offerings
No
Classes for Credit/Part Time Options
No
Dedicated College Counselor
No
Tutoring/Mentoring
No
Community Clubs/Activities Offered
No

School Comparison

54th Street Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of 54th Street Academy is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2956 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
33%
8%
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Black
38%
18%
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White
25%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.52
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Graduation Rate
60-79%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKelloggsville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to 54th Street Academy is Crossroads Alternative High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southeast Kelloggsville School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Rapids Southeast Kelloggsville School Math: 15% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 313 students
    0.6 miles
    240 52nd St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616) 532-1590
    0.6 4-5 313
  • Grand Rapids Crossroads Alternative High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 225 students
    0.8 miles
    28 60th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616) 261-6166
    0.8 6-12 225
  • Grand Rapids Kelloggsville Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 520 students
    0.9 miles
    4650 Division Ave S
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616) 532-1575
    0.9 6-8 520
  • Grand Rapids Townline Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 340 students
    0.9 miles
    100 60th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616) 538-4120
    0.9 PK-5 340
  • Grand Rapids Grand River Preparatory High School Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 644 students
    1.0 miles
    650 52nd St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616) 261-1800
    1 9-12 644

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