4201 Breton Rd Se
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Excel Charter Academy serves 773 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Excel Charter Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Excel Charter Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Excel Charter Academy's student population of 773 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
773 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Excel Charter Academy is ranked within the top 20% 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 Excel Charter Academy is 0.70, which is more 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
#376 out of 3120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
8%
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Black
26%
18%
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White
46%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 773 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 5%)

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