Cesar Chavez Academy Elementary School serves 457 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 78%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 82%) for the 2009-10 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Cesar Chavez Academy Elementary School's student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-2
Total Students
457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Cesar Chavez Academy Elementary School is 0.13, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
≥95%
78%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
85-89%
82%
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
93%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
4%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-2
  • Students: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥95%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50% in MI)

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