Macomb Montessori Academy

  • Macomb Montessori Academy serves 217 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (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 11-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Macomb Montessori 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Macomb Montessori Academy's student population of 217 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students217 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Macomb Montessori 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 27:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Macomb Montessori Academy is 0.37, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2935 out of 3167 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:118:1
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
78%
18%
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White
12%
66%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Macomb Montessori Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.370.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMacomb Montessori Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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