Darrell Lynn Hines Academy

Darrell Lynn Hines Academy serves 286 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Darrell Lynn Hines Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Darrell Lynn Hines Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Darrell Lynn Hines Academy's student population of 286 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students286 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Rankings

Darrell Lynn Hines Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,025 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Darrell Lynn Hines Academy is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1910 out of 2025 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio32:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
87%
9%
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White
1%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDarrell Lynn Hines Academy Agency School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Darrell Lynn Hines Academy is Vincent High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Milwaukee Sign Language Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stuart Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee Stuart Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 308 students
    0.2 miles
    7001 N 86th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53224
    (414) 393-3700
    0.2 PK-5 308
  • Milwaukee Vincent High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 820 students
    0.7 miles
    7501 N Granville Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53224
    (262) 236-1200
    0.7 9-12 820
  • Milwaukee Bruce Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 253 students
    0.8 miles
    6453 N 89th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53224
    (414) 393-2100
    0.8 PK-5 253
  • Milwaukee Milwaukee Sign Language Elementary School Math: 2% | Reading: 5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 558 students
    0.8 miles
    7900 W Acacia St
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    (414) 393-3800
    0.8 PK-8 558
  • Milwaukee Vincent Accelerated Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 54 students
    0.9 miles
    7501 N Granville Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53224
    (414) 773-9858
    0.9 9-12 54

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