Joy Preparatory Academy

Tel: (313)867-7828
Grades PK-2
135 students
  • Joy Preparatory Academy serves 135 students in grades PK - 2.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Joy Preparatory Academy operates within the Joy Preparatory Academy School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 135 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 135 students
Joy Preparatory Academy Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Joy Preparatory Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Joy Preparatory Academy Total Teachers (2000-2014)
Students by Grade Joy Preparatory Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 19:1
Joy Preparatory Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2014)
Asian
n/a
3%
Joy Preparatory Academy Asian Students (2000-2013)
Black
100%
18%
Joy Preparatory Academy Black Students (2001-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Joy Preparatory Academy Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a 0.50
Joy Preparatory Academy Diversity Score (2000-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Joy Preparatory Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Joy Preparatory Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

  • Joy Preparatory Academy School District's student population of 320 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,654 in this district is less than the state average of $13,282. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,654 is less than the state average of $13,147. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Joy Preparatory Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 320 760
Joy Preparatory Academy School District Students Managed (2000-2014)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $10 MM
Joy Preparatory Academy School District District Total Revenue (2000-2014)
District Spending $4 MM $10 MM
Joy Preparatory Academy School District District Spending (2000-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,654 $13,282
Joy Preparatory Academy School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,654 $13,147
Joy Preparatory Academy School District District Spending / Student (2000-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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