Gardner Academy served 539 students in grades 4-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 6% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 12% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was equal to the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 76% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 4-8
Total Students
539 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
6%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
12%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gardner 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
8%
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Black
46%
18%
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White
24%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gardner Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gardner Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gardner Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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