Avondale Academy

  • Avondale Academy serves 128 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Avondale Academy 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Avondale Academy's student population of 128 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 36% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students128 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Avondale Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,159 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Avondale Academy is 0.56, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank
49%
18%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
61%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Avondale Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
26%
68%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Avondale Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.560.28
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Graduation Rate50-59%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Avondale Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAvondale School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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