Cesar Chavez Middle School

Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Cesar Chavez Middle School serves 587 students in grades 6-8.
Cesar Chavez Middle School 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 17% (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 25% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher 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).

Top Placements

Cesar Chavez Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Cesar Chavez Middle School's student population of 587 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students587 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Cesar Chavez Middle School 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 Cesar Chavez Middle School is 0.12, 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
#2019 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
94%
8%
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Black
1%
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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Diversity Score
0.120.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCesar Chavez Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cesar Chavez Middle School is Cesar Chavez High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Neinas Dual Language Learning Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clemente Roberto Academy (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Detroit Cesar Chavez High School Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 694 students
    0.1 miles
    1761 Waterman St
    Detroit, MI 48210
    (313) 551-0611
    0.1 9-12 694
  • Detroit Clemente Roberto Academy Math: 12% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 643 students
    0.1 miles
    1551 Beard St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313) 849-3489
    0.1 PK-5 643
  • Detroit Harms Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 391 students
    0.6 miles
    2400 Central St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313) 849-3492
    0.6 PK-5 391
  • Detroit Neinas Dual Language Learning Academy Math: 6% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 326 students
    0.6 miles
    6021 Mcmillan St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313) 849-3701
    0.6 PK-8 326
  • Detroit Bennett Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 466 students
    0.7 miles
    2111 Mullane St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313) 849-3585
    0.7 PK-5 466

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