American Montessori Academy Elementary School

  • American Montessori Academy Elementary School serves 230 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 78%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 82%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • American Montessori Academy Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

American Montessori Academy Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • American Montessori Academy Elementary School's student population of 230 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students230 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • American Montessori Academy Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,833 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of American Montessori Academy Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)80-84%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)85-89%
82%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
52%
18%
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White
41%
66%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmerican Montessori Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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