Bridge Academy West

Bridge Academy West serves 323 students in grades 6-8.
Bridge Academy West 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 24% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Bridge Academy West's student population of 323 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 63% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students323 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Bridge Academy West 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 diversity score of Bridge Academy West is 0.22, 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
#1922 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bridge Academy West and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bridge Academy West and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
88%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.52
This chart display the diversity score of Bridge Academy West and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bridge Academy West and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBridge Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bridge Academy West is Hamtramck High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Davison Elementarymiddle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Early Childhood Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hamtramck Early Childhood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 170 students
    0.2 miles
    11680 Mcdougall St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 891-3200
    0.2 PK-2 170
  • Hamtramck Hamtramck High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: ≤1%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 988 students
    0.4 miles
    11410 Charest St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 892-7505
    0.4 9-12 988
  • Hamtramck Davison Elementarymiddle School Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 784 students
    0.5 miles
    2800 East Davison St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 252-3118
    0.5 PK-8 784
  • Hamtramck Hamtramck Academy Charter School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 525 students
    0.5 miles
    11420 Conant St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 368-7312
    0.5 K-8 525
  • Hamtramck Horizon High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 201 students
    0.5 miles
    3225 Caniff St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 893-2355
    0.5 9-12 201

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