Fisher Magnet Lower Academy

  • Fisher Magnet Lower Academy serves 546 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (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 10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fisher Magnet Lower Academy 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 student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Fisher Magnet Lower Academy's student population of 546 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students546 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fisher Magnet Lower Academy 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fisher Magnet Lower Academy 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#2624 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
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1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
98%
18%
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White
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66%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Diversity Score0.020.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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