Keidan Special Education School

  • Keidan Special Education School serves 132 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Keidan Special Education School's student population of 132 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students132 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Keidan Special Education School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Keidan Special Education School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Keidan Special Education School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Keidan Special Education School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio8:118:1
Hispanic
10%
8%
Black
79%
18%
White
11%
66%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Keidan Special Education School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.360.53
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
40%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public s Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Keidan Special Education School is Central High School (1.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Hope Academy (0.8 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Hope Academy (0.8 miles away)
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