1903 Wilkins St
Detroit, MI 48207
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Detroit Edison Public School Academy serves 964 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Detroit Edison Public School Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 56% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Rankings

Detroit Edison Public School Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Detroit Edison Public School Academy's student population of 964 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
964 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Detroit Edison Public School Academy is ranked within the top 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 Edison Public School Academy is 0.04, 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
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1330 out of 3120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Detroit Edison Public School Academy 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
8%
Black
98%
18%
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White
n/a
66%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Detroit Edison Public School Academy 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
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Detroit Edison Public School Academy 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: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 964 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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