Fitzgerald Virtual Academy

  • Fitzgerald Virtual Academy serves 100 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fitzgerald Virtual 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 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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Fitzgerald Virtual Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Fitzgerald Virtual Academy's student population of 100 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students100 students
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Fitzgerald Virtual Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Fitzgerald Virtual Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Fitzgerald Virtual Academy is 0.66, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2629 out of 3167 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fitzgerald Virtual Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fitzgerald Virtual Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
10%
3%
Hispanic
4%
8%
Black
31%
18%
White
49%
66%
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fitzgerald Virtual Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.660.52
Graduation Rate11-19%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Fitzgerald Virtual Academy and public school graduation rate of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
40%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFitzgerald Public Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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