Academy Of The Americas

  • Academy Of The Americas serves 872 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (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 18% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Academy Of The Americas 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 student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

Academy Of The Americas places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Academy Of The Americas's student population of 872 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students872 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy Of The Americas 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy Of The Americas is 0.09, 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#2305 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Academy Of The Americas and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Academy Of The Americas and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
95%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Academy Of The Americas and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Diversity Score0.090.52
This chart display the diversity score of Academy Of The Americas and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Academy Of The Americas and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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