Eastside Detroit Lions Academy

  • Eastside Detroit Lions Academy serves 97 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • Eastside Detroit Lions Academy's student population of 97 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students97 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Eastside Detroit Lions Academy
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Eastside Detroit Lions Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Eastside Detroit Lions Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Eastside Detroit Lions Academy is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
Black
100%
18%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Eastside Detroit Lions Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Scoren/a0.28
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
40%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public s Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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