Dewey Center For Urban Education (Closed 2006)

3550 Lodge Service Drive
Detroit, MI 48201
Dewey Center For Urban Education served 424 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students424 students
This chart display total students of Dewey Center For Urban Education by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Dewey Center For Urban Education by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Dewey Center For Urban Education by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2005-2006 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dewey Center For Urban Education and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
8%
Black
98%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dewey Center For Urban Education and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
White
1%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dewey Center For Urban Education and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
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 Dewey Center For Urban Education. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.040.52
This chart display the diversity score of Dewey Center For Urban Education and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dewey Center For Urban Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dewey Center For Urban Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2005-2006 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dewey Center For Urban Education is Ace Academy Sda Glendale Lincoln Woodward (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Joy Preparatory Academy (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Detroit Joy Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 356 students
    0.3 miles
    15055 Dexter Ave
    Detroit, MI 48238
    (313) 340-0023
    0.3 PK-8 356
  • Detroit Marshall Thurgood Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 584 students
    0.4 miles
    15531 Linwood St
    Detroit, MI 48238
    (313) 494-8820
    0.4 PK-8 584
  • Detroit Robeson Academy Malcolm X Academy Math: 8% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 309 students
    0.4 miles
    2585 Grove Street
    Detroit, MI 48221
    (313) 494-8100
    0.4 PK-8 309
  • Detroit Mary Mcleod Bethune Elementarymiddle School Magnet School
    Math: 5% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 552 students
    0.9 miles
    8145 Puritan Street
    Detroit, MI 48227
    (313) 494-3830
    0.9 K-8 552
  • Detroit New Paradigm Glazer Academy Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 209 students
    1.0 miles
    2001 La Belle St
    Detroit, MI 48238
    (313) 833-1100
    1 K-8 209
Recent Articles
Join the debate igniting in public schools regarding the role of religion in education. Should all religions be incorporated, or should religion be omitted to avoid any potential indoctrination?
Learn about the benefits associated with vocational education at public high schools, including high-demand career opportunities and improved learning for kinetic and active students.
June 17, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world on its head. The effects of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come, though maybe more so in certain populations. Here’s what you need to know about the current state of special education in the United States.