Colin Powell Academy (Closed 2011)

The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 75-79% (which was approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 78%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 75-79% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 82%) for the 2009-10 school year.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students (09-10)287 students
This chart display total students of Colin Powell Academy by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Colin Powell Academy by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
75-79%
78%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
75-79%
82%
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Colin Powell Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
American Indian (09-10)
n/a
2%
Asian (09-10)
n/a
3%
Hispanic (09-10)
n/a
5%
Black (09-10)
100%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Colin Powell Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White (09-10)
n/a
70%
Hawaiian (09-10)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (09-10)
n/a
n/a
Diversity Score
n/a0.52
This chart display the diversity score of Colin Powell Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (09-10)
93%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Colin Powell Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colin Powell Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColin Powell Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Colin Powell Academy is Southeastern High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hamilton Academy (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Detroit Hamilton Academy Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 266 students
    0.4 miles
    14223 Southampton St
    Detroit, MI 48213
    (313) 866-4505
    0.4 K-8 266
  • Detroit Carstens Elementarymiddle School Math: 6% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 363 students
    1.0 miles
    13000 Essex Avenue
    Detroit, MI 48215
    (313) 866-5500
    1 PK-8 363
  • Detroit Brown Ronald Academy Math: 5% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 924 students
    1.1 miles
    11530 East Outer Dr
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313) 886-2611
    1.1 PK-8 924
  • Detroit Clark Je Preparatory Academy Math: 3% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 430 students
    1.1 miles
    15755 Bremen St
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313) 417-9340
    1.1 PK-8 430
  • Detroit Timbuktu Academy Charter School
    Math: 7% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 364 students
    1.4 miles
    10800 East Canfield St
    Detroit, MI 48214
    (313) 823-6000
    1.4 K-8 364
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