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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 111 public schools managed by Detroit City School District serving 52,865 students in Detroit, Michigan.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan state average of 32%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the state average of 18:1.

Detroit City School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Detroit A. Philip Randolph Technical High School
    17101 Hubbell St
    Detroit, MI 48235
    (313)494-7100

    Grades: 8-10 | 118 students
  • Detroit Academy Of Americas
    5680 Konkel St
    Detroit, MI 48210
    (313)596-7640

    Grades: PK-10 | 803 students
  • Redford Ann Arbor Trail Magnet School
    7635 Chatham
    Redford, MI 48239
    (313)274-8560

    Grades: PK-9 | 346 students
  • Detroit Bagley Elementary School
    8100 Curtis St
    Detroit, MI 48221
    (313)494-7175

    Grades: PK-7 | 347 students
  • Detroit Bates Academy
    19701 Wyoming St
    Detroit, MI 48221
    (313)494-7000

    Grades: PK-9 | 791 students
  • Detroit Benjamin Carson School For Science And Medicine
    571 Mack Avenue
    Detroit, MI 48201
    (313)494-1805

    Grades: 8-12 | 403 students
  • Detroit Bennett Elementary School
    2111 Mullane St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313)849-3585

    Grades: PK-6 | 443 students
  • Detroit Blackwell Institute
    9330 Shoemaker St
    Detroit, MI 48213
    (313)866-4391

    Grades: PK-9 | 324 students
  • Detroit Bow Elementary-middle School
    19801 Prevost St
    Detroit, MI 48235
    (313)852-0500

    Grades: PK-9 | 520 students
  • Detroit Brenda Scott Academy For Theatre Arts
    18440 Hoover St
    Detroit, MI 48205
    (313)866-6700

    Grades: PK-9 | 833 students
  • Detroit Brewer Elementary-middle School
    18025 Brock St
    Detroit, MI 48205
    (313)866-0404

    Grades: PK-9 | 474 students
  • Detroit Brown Ronald Academy
    11530 East Outer Dr
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313)886-2611

    Grades: PK-11 | 629 students
  • Detroit Bunche Elementary-middle School
    2715 Macomb Street
    Detroit, MI 48207
    (313)494-8350

    Grades: PK-9 | 502 students
  • Detroit Burns Elementary-middle School
    14350 Terry St
    Detroit, MI 48227
    (313)852-0534

    Grades: PK-9 | 468 students
  • Detroit Burton International School
    2001 Martin Luther King Jr. Bl
    Detroit, MI 48208
    (313)596-3800

    Grades: PK-9 | 611 students
  • Detroit Carleton Elementary School
    11724 Casino St
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313)866-8322

    Grades: PK-6 | 307 students
  • Detroit Carstens Elementary-middle School
    13000 Essex Avenue
    Detroit, MI 48215
    (313)866-5500

    Grades: PK-10 | 363 students
  • Detroit Carver Elementary-middle School
    18701 Paul St
    Detroit, MI 48228
    (313)240-6622

    Grades: PK-9 | 324 students
  • Detroit Cass Technical High School
    2501 2nd Ave
    Detroit, MI 48201
    (313)263-2000

    Grades: 8-12 | 2370 students
  • Detroit Central Collegiate Academy
    2425 Tuxedo St
    Detroit, MI 48206
    (313)252-3000

    Grades: 7-12 | 376 students
  • Detroit Charles R. Drew Transition Center Special Education School
    9600 Wyoming Street
    Detroit, MI 48204
    (313)873-6880

    Grades: 12 | 243 students
  • Detroit Chrysler Elementary School
    1445 East Lafayette St
    Detroit, MI 48207
    (313)494-8440

    Grades: PK-6 | 165 students
  • Detroit Clark J.e. Preparatory Academy
    15755 Bremen St
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313)417-9340

    Grades: PK-9 | 661 students
  • Detroit Clemente Roberto Academy
    1551 Beard St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313)849-3489

    Grades: PK-6 | 718 students
  • Detroit Clippert Academy
    1981 Mckinstry St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313)849-5009

    Grades: 5-9 | 514 students
  • Detroit Cody Academy Of Public Leadership
    18445 Cathedral St
    Detroit, MI 48228
    (313)852-6612

    Grades: 7-12 | 315 students
  • Detroit Communication And Media Arts High School
    14771 Mansfield St
    Detroit, MI 48227
    (313)866-9300

    Grades: 8-12 | 602 students
  • Detroit Cooke Elementary School
    18800 Puritan St
    Detroit, MI 48223
    (313)494-7458

    Grades: PK-7 | 259 students
  • Detroit Covenant House Academy Detroit - Southwest Site Alternative School
    Charter School
    1450 25th St
    Detroit, MI 48216
    (313)558-9270

    Grades: 9-12 | 163 students
  • Detroit Davis Aerospace High School
    900 Dickerson St
    Detroit, MI 48215
    (313)822-8820

    Grades: 8-12 | 155 students
  • Hamtramck Davison Elementary-middle School
    2800 East Davison St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313)252-3118

    Grades: PK-9 | 658 students
  • Detroit Denby High School
    12800 Kelly Rd
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313)866-7200

    Grades: 8-12 | 604 students
  • Detroit Detroit City West Side Academy For Leadership Development Alternative School
    4701 Mckinley
    Detroit, MI 48208
    (313)456-8000

    Grades: 7-12 | 521 students
  • Detroit Detroit Delta Preparatory Academy For Social Justice Charter School
    3550 John C Lodge Fwy
    Detroit, MI 48201
    (248)809-2288

    Grades: 7-12 | 333 students
  • Detroit Detroit International Academy For Young Women
    9026 Woodward Ave
    Detroit, MI 48202
    (313)873-3050

    Grades: PK-12 | 393 students
  • Show 76 more public schools in Detroit City

Overview

School District NameDetroit City School District
# of Schools117
# of Students55,859
# of Teachers3,150
Student : Teacher Ratio18
# of Male Students28,102
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students27,757
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.26
# of American Indian Students113
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students827
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students6,400
% Hispanic Students
11%
# of Black Students47,184
% Black Students
84%
# of White Students1,140
% White Students
2%
# of Hawaiian Students38
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students157
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:4,697
# of Students in 1st Grade:4,859
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4,569
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4,438
# of Students in 4th Grade:4,567
# of Students in 5th Grade:4,270
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,797
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,725
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,573
# of Students in 9th Grade:4,795
# of Students in 10th Grade:4,701
# of Students in 11th Grade:3,913
# of Students in 12th Grade:3,711
# of Ungraded Students:244

District Comparison

  • Detroit City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 855 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 60% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Detroit City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Detroit City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
78%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Detroit City School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $24,011 is higher than the state average of $12,427. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $26,803 is higher than the state average of $12,416. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$1,182 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Detroit City School District and average revenue for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$1,320 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Detroit City School District and average spending for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$24,011$12,427
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Detroit City School District and average revenue per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$26,803$12,416
This chart display average spending per public school student in Detroit City School District and average spending per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Detroit City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.26, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.50. The most diverse school in the district is Covenant House Academy Detroit - Southwest Site. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.