Charlton Heston Academy

  • Charlton Heston Academy serves 634 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 28% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Charlton Heston 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Charlton Heston Academy's student population of 634 students has grown by 61% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 94% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students634 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charlton Heston Academy 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 Charlton Heston Academy 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#1838 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
White
94%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.120.52
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Graduation Rate80-89%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlton Heston Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Branch Surline Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 706 students
    10.2 miles
    147 State St
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989) 343-2190
    10.2 PK-4 706
  • West Branch Surline Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 5-8 | 566 students
    10.2 miles
    147 State St
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989) 343-2140
    10.2 5-8 566
  • Houghton Lake Collins Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 365 students
    13.1 miles
    4451 West Houghton Lake Dr
    Houghton Lake, MI 48629
    (989) 366-2023
    13.1 PK-3 365
  • Houghton Lake Houghton Lake High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 423 students
    13.1 miles
    4433 West Houghton Lake Dr
    Houghton Lake, MI 48629
    (989) 366-2005
    13.1 8-12 423
  • Houghton Lake Houghton Lake Middle School
    Grades: 4-7 | 370 students
    13.1 miles
    4441 West Houghton Lake Dr
    Houghton Lake, MI 48629
    (989) 366-2016
    13.1 4-7 370

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