Burton Glen Charter Academy

Burton Glen Charter Academy serves 538 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (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 10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Burton Glen Charter 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Burton Glen Charter Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Burton Glen Charter Academy's student population of 538 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students538 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Burton Glen Charter Academy 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 Burton Glen Charter Academy is 0.41, 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
#2621 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
75%
18%
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White
17%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.410.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurton Glen Charter Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Burton Glen Charter Academy is Atherton Vern Van Y Educational Center (0.5 miles away)
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