19625 Wood St
Melvindale, MI 48122
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Academy For Business And Technology High School serves 288 students in grades 6-12.
Academy For Business And Technology High School 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 ≤5% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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Academy For Business And Technology High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Academy For Business And Technology High School's student population of 288 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
288 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Academy For Business And Technology High School 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 Academy For Business And Technology High School is 0.22, 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 Data
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State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#3027 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
32:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
88%
18%
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White
4%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Graduation Rate
50-59%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 288 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 32:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 50-59% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50%)

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