Academy Of The Americas

  • Academy Of The Americas serves 924 students in grades Kindergarten-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Academy Of The Americas's student population of 924 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-11
Total Students924 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Academy Of The Americas
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Academy Of The Americas by grade.

School Comparison

  • Academy Of The Americas's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy Of The Americas is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
Hispanic
95%
8%
Black
2%
18%
White
3%
66%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Academy Of The Americas.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.100.28
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
40%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public s Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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