Faxon Academy

26275 Northwestern Hwy
Southfield, MI 48076
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Bottom 50%
Serving 70 students in grades Kindergarten-8, Faxon Academy ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 70 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : Bottom 50% in MI
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Faxon Academy's student population of 70 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
70 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Faxon Academy ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Faxon Academy is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MI)
#2734 out of 2925 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤10%
36%
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≤10%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
17:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
89%
18%
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White
9%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.20
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Faxon Academy's ranking?
Faxon Academy is ranked #2734 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while ≤10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
How many students attend Faxon Academy?
70 students attend Faxon Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Faxon Academy students are Black, 9% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Faxon Academy?
Faxon Academy has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Faxon Academy offer ?
Faxon Academy offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Faxon Academy part of?
Faxon Academy is part of Faxon Academy School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 70 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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