Arts Communications Academy At Fair Plain

  • Arts Communications Academy At Fair Plain serves 437 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 2% (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 6% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Arts Communications Academy At Fair Plain 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 27:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

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Arts Communications Academy At Fair Plain places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Arts Communications Academy At Fair Plain's student population of 437 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students437 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arts Communications Academy At Fair Plain 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 27:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arts Communications Academy At Fair Plain is 0.12, 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#2930 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
95%
18%
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White
2%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.120.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBenton Harbor Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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