27355 Woodsfield Street
Inkster, MI 48141
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Inkster Preparatory Academy serves 172 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Inkster Preparatory 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Rankings

Inkster Preparatory Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Inkster Preparatory Academy's student population of 172 students has grown by 68% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
172 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Inkster Preparatory Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Inkster Preparatory Academy is 0.10, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1825 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
18:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
95%
18%
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White
n/a
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
This chart display the diversity score of Inkster Preparatory Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Inkster Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 172 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

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