Global Heights Academy

  • Global Heights Academy serves 275 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Global Heights 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 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Global Heights Academy's student population of 275 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Global Heights 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 Global Heights Academy is 0.40, 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#2172 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
75%
18%
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White
21%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Global Heights Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.400.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Global Heights Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlobal Heights Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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