Bendle/carman-ainsworth Alternative Education

  • Bendle/carman-ainsworth Alternative Education serves 165 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Bendle/carman-ainsworth Alternative Education's student population of 165 students has declined by 62% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 44% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students165 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bendle/carman-ainsworth Alternative Education's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has decreased from 48:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bendle/carman-ainsworth Alternative Education is 0.60, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2812 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio33:118:1
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
47%
18%
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White
42%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.600.28
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Graduation Rate11-19%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarman-Ainsworth Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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