Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School Northwestern

  • Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School Northwestern serves 482 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School Northwestern 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 13:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School Northwestern's student population of 482 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students482 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School Northwestern 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School Northwestern is 0.01, 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#2557 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
100%
18%
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White
n/a
66%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Diversity Score0.010.52
Graduation Rate50-54%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School Northwestern 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 Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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