Da Vinci Institute (k-8)

  • Da Vinci Institute (k-8) serves 180 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Da Vinci Institute (k-8) 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Da Vinci Institute (k-8)'s student population of 180 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students180 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Da Vinci Institute (k-8) is ranked within the bottom 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 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Da Vinci Institute (k-8) is 0.32, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2246 out of 3167 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
8%
18%
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White
82%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Da Vinci Institute (k-8).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.320.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDa Vinci Institute School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Da Vinci Institute (k-8) is Lyle A. Torrant Center (1.1 miles away)
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