Great Lakes Cyber Academy

2140 University Park Dr Ste 27
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Great Lakes Cyber Academy serves 1,017 students in grades 6-12.
Great Lakes Cyber 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 9% (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 21% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Great Lakes Cyber Academy's student population of 1,017 students has grown by 48% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students1,017 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Great Lakes Cyber 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 Great Lakes Cyber Academy is 0.51, 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
#2358 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio31:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
16%
18%
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White
68%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.52
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Graduation Rate
58%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreat Lakes Cyber Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Great Lakes Cyber Academy is Nextech High School Of Lansing (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chippewa Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hiawatha Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Okemos Nextech High School Of Lansing Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 220 students
    0.2 miles
    2175 University Park Drive
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 347-7793
    0.2 9-12 220
  • Okemos Hiawatha Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-4 | 500 students
    0.4 miles
    1900 Jolly Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-4500
    0.4 K-4 500
  • Okemos Chippewa Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 7-8 | 701 students
    1.3 miles
    4000 Okemos Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-4800
    1.3 7-8 701
  • Okemos Kinawa School Math: 59% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 5-6 | 713 students
    1.3 miles
    1900 Kinawa Dr
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-4700
    1.3 5-6 713
  • Okemos Okemos High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: ≤1%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,354 student
    1.5 miles
    2800 Jolly Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-4900
    1.5 9-12 1,354

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