2001 Martin Luther King Jr Blv
Detroit, MI 48208
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Burton International Academy serves 567 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Burton International 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 17:1.

School Overview

Burton International Academy's student population of 567 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
567 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Burton International Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Burton International Academy is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2501 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
96%
18%
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White
n/a
65%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 567 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08

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