Macarthur K-8 University Academy

  • Macarthur K-8 University Academy serves 366 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (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 44% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Macarthur K-8 University Academy's student population of 366 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students366 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Macarthur K-8 University Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Macarthur K-8 University Academy is 0.06, 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)
Overall School Rank#1917 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Macarthur K-8 University Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
97%
18%
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White
2%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Macarthur K-8 University Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.060.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
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 Macarthur K-8 University Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthfield Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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  • Southfield Glenn W. Levey Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 406 students
    0.6 miles
    25300 West 9 Mile Rd
    Southfield, MI 48033
    (248)746-8740
    0.6 6-8 406
  • Southfield Bradford Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 1413 students
    0.9 miles
    24218 Garner St
    Southfield, MI 48033
    (248)351-0000
    0.9 K-12 1413
  • Redford Beech Elementary School
    Grades: 2-5 | 663 students
    1.1 miles
    19990 Beech Daly Rd.
    Redford, MI 48240
    (313)242-6100
    1.1 2-5 663
  • Redford Stuckey Center Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 138 students
    1.1 miles
    26000 Fargo
    Redford, MI 48240
    (313)242-3900
    1.1 K-12 138
  • Detroit Weston Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 331 students
    1.1 miles
    22930 Chippewa St
    Detroit, MI 48219
    (313)387-6038
    1.1 K-12 331

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