Harper Academy

Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Harper Academy serves 43 students in grades 7-12.
Harper 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 ≤20% (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% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students43 students
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
State Accredited Program
No
Personalized Content
No
Live Instruction
No
Rolling Enrollment
No
Flexible Class Schedule
No
Accelerated Offerings
No
Classes for Credit/Part Time Options
No
Dedicated College Counselor
No
Tutoring/Mentoring
No
Community Clubs/Activities Offered
No

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Harper Academy is Harper Woods High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harper Woods Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chandler Park Academy Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harper Woods Harper Woods High School Magnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 583 students
    0.1 miles
    20225 Beaconsfield St
    Harper Woods, MI 48225
    (313) 245-3084
    0.1 9-12 583
  • Harper Woods Harper Woods Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 10% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 250 students
    0.1 miles
    20225 Beaconsfield St
    Harper Woods, MI 48225
    (313) 245-3010
    0.1 7-8 250
  • Harper Woods Chandler Park Academy Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 16% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 965 students
    0.5 miles
    20200 Kelly Rd
    Harper Woods, MI 48225
    (313) 715-3057
    0.5 PK-5 965
  • Harper Woods Chandler Park Academy High School Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 724 students
    0.5 miles
    20254 Kelly Road
    Harper Woods, MI 48225
    (313) 715-3057
    0.5 9-12 724
  • Harper Woods Chandler Park Academy Middle School Charter School
    Math: 5% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 647 students
    0.5 miles
    20100 Kelly Rd
    Harper Woods, MI 48225
    (313) 839-9886
    0.5 6-8 647

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