Charlotte Forten Academy (Closed 2009)

Charlotte Forten Academy served 302 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 91% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students302 students
This chart display total students of Charlotte Forten Academy by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Charlotte Forten Academy by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Charlotte Forten Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Charlotte Forten Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Charlotte Forten Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
85%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Charlotte Forten Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
9%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Charlotte Forten Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Charlotte Forten Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.270.52
This chart display the diversity score of Charlotte Forten Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Charlotte Forten Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte Forten Academy School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Charlotte Forten Academy is Priest Elementarymiddle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Munger Elementarymiddle School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Detroit Munger Elementarymiddle School Math: 9% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,007 student
    0.2 miles
    5525 Martin
    Detroit, MI 48216
    (313) 873-0655
    0.2 PK-8 1,007
  • Detroit Priest Elementarymiddle School Math: 10% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-9 | 741 students
    0.3 miles
    7840 Wagner St
    Detroit, MI 48210
    (313) 849-3705
    0.3 PK-9 741
  • Detroit Cesar Chavez Academy Intermediate Charter School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 460 students
    0.8 miles
    4100 Martin St
    Detroit, MI 48210
    (313) 361-1083
    0.8 3-5 460
  • Detroit Universal Academy Charter School
    Math: 6% | Reading: 5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 692 students
    0.8 miles
    4833 Ogden
    Detroit, MI 48210
    (313) 581-5006
    0.8 K-12 692
  • Detroit Escuela Avancemos Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 304 students
    1.0 miles
    3811 Cicotte Street
    Detroit, MI 48210
    (313) 596-0079
    1 K-5 304
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