Detroit West Preparatory Academy (Closed 2015)

Detroit West Preparatory Academy served 370 students in grades Prekindergarten-7.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 4% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 41%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 26% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 67%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-7
Total Students
370 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
4%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
26%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Detroit West Preparatory Academy 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Detroit West Preparatory Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
9%
Black
99%
18%
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White
n/a
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Detroit West Preparatory Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Detroit West Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Detroit West Preparatory Academy School District
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
4% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MI state average), while 26% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 67% MI state average).
How many students attend Detroit West Preparatory Academy?
370 students attend Detroit West Preparatory Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
99% of Detroit West Preparatory Academy students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Detroit West Preparatory Academy?
Detroit West Preparatory Academy has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Detroit West Preparatory Academy offer ?
Detroit West Preparatory Academy offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-7
What school district is Detroit West Preparatory Academy part of?
Detroit West Preparatory Academy is part of Detroit West Preparatory Academy School District.

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