Cole Academy

  • Cole Academy serves 209 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cole Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 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%.

Top Placements

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

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 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students209 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cole Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cole Academy is 0.75, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1290 out of 3167 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
8%
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Black
27%
18%
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White
32%
66%
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Two or more races
19%
4%
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Diversity Score0.750.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCole Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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