Allen Academy

  • Allen Academy serves 1,004 students in grades KG-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
  • Allen Academy operates within the Allen Academy School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1004 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-12
Total Students1,004 students
Allen Academy Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Allen Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Allen Academy Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeAllen Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio33:118:1
Allen Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Black
100%
18%
Allen Academy Black Students (2005-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAllen Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a0.50
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
94%
41%
Allen Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Allen Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

  • Allen Academy School District's student population of 1,004 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,801 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,385 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameAllen Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed1,004760
Allen Academy School District Students Managed (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$10 MM$11 MM
Allen Academy School District District Total Revenue (2000-2015)
District Spending$9 MM$11 MM
Allen Academy School District District Spending (2000-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,801$11,681
Allen Academy School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,385$11,849
Allen Academy School District District Spending / Student (2000-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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