Excel Charter Academy

  • Excel Charter Academy serves 774 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Excel Charter Academy's student population of 774 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students774 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Excel Charter Academy's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Excel Charter Academy is 0.67, which is more 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)
Overall School Rank#708 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
8%
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Black
22%
18%
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White
51%
66%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.670.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameExcel Charter Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Rapids Crestwood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 654 students
    0.4 miles
    2674 44th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49512
    (616)455-1200
    0.4 6-8 654
  • Grand Rapids Sherwood Global Studies Academy
    Grades: K-8 | 368 students
    0.8 miles
    3859 Chamberlain Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)819-3095
    0.8 K-8 368
  • Grand Rapids Bowen Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 342 students
    1.0 miles
    4483 Kalamazoo Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)455-5220
    1.0 K-5 342
  • Grand Rapids Challenger Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 365 students
    1.2 miles
    2475 52nd St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)698-2524
    1.2 K-5 365
  • Grand Rapids Lighthouse Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 143 students
    1.3 miles
    3300 36th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49512
    (616)949-2287
    1.3 K-12 143

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