Legacy Charter Academy

4900 E Hildale Street
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Legacy Charter Academy serves 759 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Legacy Charter 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 23% (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 25% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Legacy Charter Academy's student population of 759 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students759 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Legacy Charter Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Legacy Charter Academy is 0.04, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1919 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
98%
18%
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White
n/a
66%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.040.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLegacy Charter Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Legacy Charter Academy is Pershing High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Commonwealth Community Development Academy (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Detroit Pershing High School Magnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 346 students
    0.5 miles
    18875 Ryan Road
    Detroit, MI 48234
    (313) 866-7700
    0.5 9-12 346
  • Hamtramck Commonwealth Community Development Academy Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 184 students
    0.9 miles
    13477 Eureka St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 366-9470
    0.9 K-8 184
  • Detroit Mason Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 413 students
    1.1 miles
    19955 Fenelon St
    Detroit, MI 48234
    (313) 866-3600
    1.1 PK-8 413
  • Hamtramck Dps Foundation For Early Learners Pk White
    Grades: PK
    1.2 miles
    5161 Charles St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 873-6810
    1.2 PK n/a
  • Hamtramck Gee White Academy Charter School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 394 students
    1.2 miles
    5161 Charles St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 866-3595
    1.2 PK-8 394

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