Academy For Business And Technology High School

19625 Wood St
Melvindale, MI 48122
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Academy For Business And Technology High School serves 281 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 281 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 50-59% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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 281 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Academy For Business And Technology High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Academy For Business And Technology High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2675 out of 2925 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
93%
18%
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White
2%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Graduation Rate
50-59%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Academy For Business And Technology High School's ranking?
Academy For Business And Technology High School is ranked #2675 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while 11-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
What is the graduation rate of Academy For Business And Technology High School?
The graduation rate of Academy For Business And Technology High School is 50-59%, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 84%.
How many students attend Academy For Business And Technology High School?
281 students attend Academy For Business And Technology High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Academy For Business And Technology High School students are Black, 4% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Academy For Business And Technology High School?
Academy For Business And Technology High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is equal to the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Academy For Business And Technology High School offer ?
Academy For Business And Technology High School offers enrollment in grades 6-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Academy For Business And Technology High School part of?
Academy For Business And Technology High School is part of Academy For Business And Technology School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 281 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 50-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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