Dove Academy Of Detroit

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1.00 5 1 (1 review)
Dove Academy Of Detroit serves 475 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Dove Academy Of Detroit 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 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 19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Dove Academy Of Detroit places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Dove Academy Of Detroit's student population of 475 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students475 students
This chart display total students of Dove Academy Of Detroit by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Dove Academy Of Detroit
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Dove Academy Of Detroit by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Dove Academy Of Detroit by grade.

School Comparison

Dove Academy Of Detroit 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 Dove Academy Of Detroit 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
#2407 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Dove Academy Of Detroit, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dove Academy Of Detroit 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)
19%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dove Academy Of Detroit 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 Ratio17:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dove Academy Of Detroit and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
99%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dove Academy Of Detroit and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dove Academy Of Detroit and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 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 Dove Academy Of Detroit. 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 Dove Academy Of Detroit and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dove Academy Of Detroit 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
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dove Academy Of Detroit 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 NameDove Academy Of Detroit School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dove Academy Of Detroit is Osborn Academy Of Mathematics (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Law Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Detroit Law Elementary School Math: 4% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 476 students
    0.4 miles
    19411 Cliff St
    Detroit, MI 48234
    (313) 866-3400
    0.4 PK-8 476
  • Detroit Osborn Academy Of Mathematics Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 615 students
    0.9 miles
    11600 East 7 Mile Rd
    Detroit, MI 48205
    (313) 866-0343
    0.9 9-12 615
  • Detroit Brenda Scott Academy For Theatre Arts Math: 2% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 728 students
    1.1 miles
    18440 Hoover St
    Detroit, MI 48205
    (313) 866-6700
    1.1 K-8 728
  • Detroit Pulaski Elementarymiddle School Math: 4% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 468 students
    1.1 miles
    19725 Strasburg St
    Detroit, MI 48205
    (313) 866-7022
    1.1 PK-8 468
  • Warren Lincoln Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 452 students
    1.3 miles
    22100 Federal
    Warren, MI 48089
    (586) 758-8342
    1.3 K-5 452

School Reviews

1  
Dove Academy is the worst school ever. They don't care about the kids, they don't care about what's going on. Only 2 teachers I like is Ms. Allan and Ms. Wotton, they care about the kids and how they do in their work.
- Posted by

Review Dove Academy Of Detroit. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Should students wear uniforms? Learn more about the pros and cons of uniform policies in public schools.
Michelle Rhee's name seems to garner press as often as Education Secretary Arne Duncan, but Rhee has her equal share of critics and supporters. Learn about Rhee's controversial reforms and plans for revolutionizing education in this country.
Is your public school on Facebook? Learn about the positives and disadvantages with getting your district on the most popular destination online.