Covenant House Academy Detroit Southwest Site

  • Covenant House Academy Detroit Southwest Site serves 133 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (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% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Covenant House Academy Detroit Southwest Site placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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Covenant House Academy Detroit Southwest Site places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Covenant House Academy Detroit Southwest Site's student population of 133 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students133 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Covenant House Academy Detroit Southwest Site 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 15:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Covenant House Academy Detroit Southwest Site is 0.49, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1076 out of 3167 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
29%
8%
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Black
65%
18%
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White
6%
66%
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Diversity Score0.490.52
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Graduation Rate11-19%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCovenant House Academy Detroit School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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