Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences

  • Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences serves 705 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 12% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

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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 44% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students705 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#2602 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio34:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
100%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
66%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.000.52
This chart display the diversity score of Detroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Academy Of Arts And Sciences School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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