Fourth Street Learning Center

  • Fourth Street Learning Center serves 64 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fourth Street Learning Center 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Fourth Street Learning Center's student population of 64 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students64 students
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Fourth Street Learning Center by grade.

School Comparison

  • Fourth Street Learning Center 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fourth Street Learning Center is 0.64, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2998 out of 3167 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)≤10%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)≤10%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
Hispanic
3%
8%
Black
51%
18%
White
26%
66%
Two or more races
20%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fourth Street Learning Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.640.52
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
45%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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