Academy 21

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Academy 21 serves 158 students in grades 6-12.
Academy 21 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Academy 21 places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Academy 21's student population of 158 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Academy 21 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Academy 21 is 0.47, which is less 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
#2392 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio32:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
16%
18%
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White
71%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.52
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Graduation Rate
20-29%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCenter Line School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Academy 21 is Center Line High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wolfe Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Center Line Center Line High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 691 students
    0.0 miles
    26300 Arsenal
    Center Line, MI 48015
    (586) 510-2100
    0 9-12 691
  • Center Line Wolfe Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 560 students
    0.3 miles
    8640 Mckinley
    Center Line, MI 48015
    (586) 510-2300
    0.3 6-8 560
  • Warren Crothers Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 327 students
    0.6 miles
    27401 Campbell Rd
    Warren, MI 48093
    (586) 510-2400
    0.6 K-5 327
  • Warren May V Peck Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 325 students
    0.7 miles
    11300 Engleman Rd
    Warren, MI 48089
    (586) 510-2600
    0.7 K-5 325
  • Warren Kennedy Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK
    1.1 miles
    11333 Kaltz Ave
    Warren, MI 48089
    (586) 758-8349
    1.1 PK n/a

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