2985 East Jefferson Ave
Detroit, MI 48207
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences serves 705 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

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Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences's student population of 705 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
705 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences is 0.00, 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 Data
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State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#3064 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
34:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
100%
18%
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White
n/a
66%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 705 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 34:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Btm 50%)

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