Byron Center Charter School

  • Byron Center Charter School serves 268 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Byron Center Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Byron Center Charter School's student population of 268 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students268 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Byron Center Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Byron Center Charter School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#1003 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
3%
18%
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White
91%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Byron Center Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.170.53
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Graduation Rate60-79%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameByron Center Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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