Joseph K. Lumsden Bahweting Anishnabe Academy

  • Joseph K. Lumsden Bahweting Anishnabe Academy serves 516 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Joseph K. Lumsden Bahweting Anishnabe Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Joseph K. Lumsden Bahweting Anishnabe Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Joseph K. Lumsden Bahweting Anishnabe Academy's student population of 516 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students516 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joseph K. Lumsden Bahweting Anishnabe Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,159 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joseph K. Lumsden Bahweting Anishnabe Academy is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#947 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:118:1
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American Indian
51%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
35%
68%
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Two or more races
11%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Joseph K. Lumsden Bahweting Anishnabe Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.610.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Joseph K. Lumsden Bahweting Anishnabe Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJoseph K. Lumsden Bahweting Anishnabe Academy School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Joseph K. Lumsden Bahweting Anishnabe Academy is Sault Area High School (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sault Sainte Marie Sault Area High School Magnet School
    Grades: 5-12 | 743 students
    0.5 miles
    904 Marquette Ave
    Sault Sainte Marie, MI 49783
    (906)635-6605
    0.5 5-12 743
  • Sault Sainte Marie Lincoln School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 284 students
    0.7 miles
    810 East 5th Ave
    Sault Sainte Marie, MI 49783
    (906)635-6626
    0.7 PK-5 284
  • Sault Sainte Marie Sault Area Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 4-9 | 492 students
    0.7 miles
    684 Marquette Ave
    Sault Sainte Marie, MI 49783
    (906)635-6604
    0.7 4-9 492
  • Sault Sainte Marie Lake Superior Academy Charter School
    Grades: PK-3
    1.0 miles
    1801 Ashmun Street
    Sault Sainte Marie, MI 49783
    (906)248-3847
    1.0 PK-3 n/a

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