Light Of The World Academy

  • Light Of The World Academy serves 223 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Light Of The World Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Light Of The World Academy's student population of 223 students has grown by 62% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students223 students
Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Light Of The World Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Light Of The World Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Light Of The World 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1680 out of 3167 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)25-29%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)50-54%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
Hispanic
2%
8%
White
95%
66%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Light Of The World Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.100.52
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
45%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLight Of The World Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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