Detroit Community Schools Elementary School

Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Detroit Community Schools Elementary School serves 399 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Detroit Community Schools Elementary School 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (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.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

Detroit Community Schools Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Detroit Community Schools Elementary School's student population of 399 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students399 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Detroit Community Schools Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Detroit Community Schools Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Detroit Community Schools Elementary School 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 Community Schools Elementary School is 0.02, 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
#2906 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Detroit Community Schools Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Detroit Community Schools Elementary School 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 Community Schools Elementary School 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 Ratio25:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Detroit Community Schools Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Detroit Community Schools Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Detroit Community Schools Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
99%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Detroit Community Schools Elementary School 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 Community Schools Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.020.52
This chart display the diversity score of Detroit Community Schools Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Detroit Community Schools Elementary School 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 (12-13)
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Detroit Community Schools Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Detroit Community Schools Elementary School is Detroit Community Schools High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Gompers Elementarymiddle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Detroit Detroit Community Schools High School Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 327 students
    0.0 miles
    12675 Burt Rd
    Detroit, MI 48223
    (313) 537-3570
    0 9-12 327
  • Detroit Gompers Elementarymiddle School Math: 5% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 765 students
    0.3 miles
    14450 Burt Road
    Detroit, MI 48223
    (313) 494-7495
    0.3 PK-8 765
  • Detroit Mann Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 348 students
    1.0 miles
    19625 Elmira St
    Detroit, MI 48228
    (313) 866-9580
    1 PK-5 348
  • Detroit Detroit Leadership Academy Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 299 students
    1.2 miles
    13550 Virgil
    Detroit, MI 48223
    (313) 242-1500
    1.2 PK-5 299
  • Redford Washingtonparks Academy Charter School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 921 students
    1.4 miles
    11685 Appleton
    Redford, MI 48239
    (313) 592-6061
    1.4 K-8 921

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