Frontier International Academy

Frontier International Academy serves 534 students in grades 9-12.
Frontier International 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 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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Frontier International Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Frontier International Academy's student population of 534 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students534 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Frontier International 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 diversity score of Frontier International Academy is 0.44, 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
#2668 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)
≤5%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
27%
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
3%
18%
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White
70%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.440.52
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrontier International Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Frontier International Academy is Oakland International Academy High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hanley International Academy (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hamtramck Oakland International Academy High School Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 395 students
    0.0 miles
    2619 Florian St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 285-8990
    0 9-12 395
  • Hamtramck Hanley International Academy Charter School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 663 students
    0.1 miles
    2400 Denton St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 875-8888
    0.1 PK-8 663
  • Hamtramck Tau Beta School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8
    0.3 miles
    3056 Hanley St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 892-2012
    0.3 K-8 n/a
  • Hamtramck Caniff Liberty Academy Charter School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 439 students
    0.4 miles
    2650 Caniff Street
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (248) 327-7673
    0.4 K-8 439
  • Hamtramck Dickinson West Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 468 students
    0.4 miles
    2333 Burger St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 365-5861
    0.4 K-6 468

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