Michigan Youth Challenge Academy (Closed 2012)

  • Michigan Youth Challenge Academy served 91 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was lower than the MI average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 32%.
  • Michigan Youth Challenge Academy operated within the Battle Creek School District.
  • Battle Creek School District's 49% graduation rate was lower than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 91 students
Michigan Youth Challenge Academy Total Students (2001-2011)
Gender % Michigan Youth Challenge Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Michigan Youth Challenge Academy Total Teachers (2001-2011)
Students by Grade Michigan Youth Challenge Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

District Comparison

School District Name Battle Creek School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
2
Number of Students Managed 4,689 760
Battle Creek School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 49% 82%
Battle Creek School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $10 MM
Battle Creek School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $68 MM $10 MM
Battle Creek School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,024 $12,839
Battle Creek School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,735 $12,841
Battle Creek School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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