Detroit City West Side Academy For Leadership Development

  • Detroit City West Side Academy For Leadership Development serves 484 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Detroit City West Side Academy For Leadership Development's student population of 484 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students484 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Detroit City West Side Academy For Leadership Development
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Detroit City West Side Academy For Leadership Development by grade.

School Comparison

  • Detroit City West Side Academy For Leadership Development's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Detroit City West Side Academy For Leadership Development is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
Hispanic
2%
8%
Black
97%
18%
White
1%
66%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Detroit City West Side Academy For Leadership Development.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.060.53
Graduation Rate40-44%
85%
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
40%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public s Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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