Cole Academy

1915 West Mount Hope Ave
Lansing, MI 48910
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Cole Academy serves 209 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Cole Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Cole Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Cole Academy's student population of 209 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
209 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Cole Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cole Academy is 0.76, which is more 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#1192 out of 3120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
8%
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Black
27%
18%
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White
32%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
19%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.76
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School District Name
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-6
  • Students: 209 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.76 (Top 5%)

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