Detroit Public Schools Community School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 110 public schools serving 49,810 students in Detroit Public Schools Community School District. Detroit Public Schools Community School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
The top ranked public schools in Detroit Public Schools Community School District are Jerry L White Center High School, Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center and Academy Of The Americas High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Detroit Public Schools Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 8% (versus the Michigan public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 13% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.detroitk12.org
School District Phone Number(313) 873-7922
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools110 Schools3,756 Schools
# of Students49,810 Students1,472,594 Students
# of Teachers2,849 Teachers82,184 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1

District Comparison

Detroit Public Schools Community School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 868 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#789 out of 869 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Detroit Public Schools Community   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Detroit Public Schools Community   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Detroit Public Schools Community   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
77%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Detroit Public Schools Community   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.310.52
# of American Indian Students85 Students9,972 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students800 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# of Hispanic Students6,599 Students114,870 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
8%
# of Black Students40,943 Students260,791 Students
% Black Students
82%
18%
# of White Students1,200 Students978,114 Students
% White Students
3%
66%
# of Hawaiian Students51 Students1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students132 Students57,356 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:4,115116,631
# of Students in 1st Grade:4,427105,819
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4,175103,939
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3,925105,414
# of Students in 4th Grade:3,743107,969
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,734112,277
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,602112,480
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,472111,922
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,013114,586
# of Students in 9th Grade:4,294123,385
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,884121,174
# of Students in 11th Grade:3,576115,691
# of Students in 12th Grade:3,629117,251
# of Ungraded Students:2214,056

Detroit Public Schools Community School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Jerry L White Center High School Special Education School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    14804 West Mcnichols Rd
    Detroit, MI 48235
    (313) 416-4200

    Grades: 9-12 | 205 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center Special Education School
    Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5020 Cadieux Rd
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313) 347-7280

    Grades: 9-12 | 66 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Academy Of The Americas High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2635 Howard
    Detroit, MI 48216
    (313) 335-1310

    Grades: 9-12 | 96 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Bates Academy Math: 38% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    19701 Wyoming St
    Detroit, MI 48221
    (313) 494-7000

    Grades: PK-8 | 704 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Keidan Special Education School Special Education School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4441 Collingwood St
    Detroit, MI 48204
    (313) 873-9400

    Grades: PK-8 | 123 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Field Moses Special Education School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1100 Sheridan St
    Detroit, MI 48214
    (313) 866-5790

    Grades: PK-8 | 78 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Chrysler Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1445 East Lafayette St
    Detroit, MI 48207
    (313) 494-8440

    Grades: PK-5 | 152 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Foreign Language Immersion And Cultural Studies Math: 29% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    6501 West Outer Dr
    Detroit, MI 48235
    (313) 651-2400

    Grades: PK-8 | 681 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Charles Wright Academy Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    19299 Berg Rd
    Detroit, MI 48219
    (313) 538-3024

    Grades: PK-4 | 458 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Golightly Education Center Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5536 Saint Antoine St
    Detroit, MI 48202
    (313) 494-2538

    Grades: PK-8 | 378 students
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Davis Aerospace High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    900 Dickerson St
    Detroit, MI 48215
    (313) 822-8820

    Grades: 9-12 | 148 students
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Detroit City West Side Academy For Leadership Development Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4701 Mckinley
    Detroit, MI 48208
    (313) 456-8000

    Grades: 9-12 | 486 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Pasteur Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    19811 Stoepel St
    Detroit, MI 48221
    (313) 494-7314

    Grades: PK-6 | 386 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Burton International School Math: 15% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2001 Martin Luther King Jr Blv
    Detroit, MI 48208
    (313) 596-3800

    Grades: PK-8 | 632 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Clemente Roberto Academy Math: 12% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1551 Beard St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313) 849-3489

    Grades: PK-5 | 643 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Harms Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2400 Central St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313) 849-3492

    Grades: PK-5 | 391 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Bennett Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2111 Mullane St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313) 849-3585

    Grades: PK-5 | 466 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Davison Elementarymiddle School Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2800 East Davison St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 252-3118

    Grades: PK-8 | 784 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Ludington Magnet Middle School Math: 9% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    19051 Berg Rd
    Detroit, MI 48219
    (313) 494-7549

    Grades: 5-8 | 359 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Academy Of The Americas Math: 13% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5680 Konkel St
    Detroit, MI 48210
    (313) 596-7640

    Grades: PK-8 | 872 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Hutchinson Elementarymiddle School Math: 12% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2600 Garland
    Detroit, MI 48214
    (313) 866-4169

    Grades: PK-8 | 342 students
  • Rank: #22-2422.- 24.
    Ann Arbor Trail Magnet School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7635 Chatham
    Redford, MI 48239
    (313) 274-8560

    Grades: PK-8 | 215 students
  • Rank: #22-2422.- 24.
    Carleton Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11724 Casino St
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313) 866-8322

    Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
  • Rank: #22-2422.- 24.
    Greenfield Union Elementarymiddle School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    420 West 7 Mile Rd
    Highland Park, MI 48203
    (313) 866-2999

    Grades: PK-8 | 297 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Nichols Elementarymiddle School Math: 12% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3000 Burns St
    Detroit, MI 48214
    (313) 852-0800

    Grades: PK-8 | 292 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Clippert Academy Math: 8% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1981 Mckinstry St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313) 849-5009

    Grades: 5-8 | 461 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Gardner Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6528 Mansfield St
    Detroit, MI 48228
    (313) 581-4615

    Grades: PK-5 | 246 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Spain Elementarymiddle School Math: 11% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3700 Beaubien St
    Detroit, MI 48201
    (313) 494-2081

    Grades: PK-8 | 359 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Bunche Elementarymiddle School Math: 10% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2715 Macomb Street
    Detroit, MI 48207
    (313) 494-8350

    Grades: PK-8 | 584 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Marshall Thurgood Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    15531 Linwood St
    Detroit, MI 48238
    (313) 494-8820

    Grades: PK-8 | 584 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Priest Elementarymiddle School Math: 10% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7840 Wagner St
    Detroit, MI 48210
    (313) 849-3705

    Grades: PK-9 | 741 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Holmes Al Elementarymiddle School Math: 8% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8950 Crane St
    Detroit, MI 48213
    (313) 866-5644

    Grades: PK-8 | 447 students
  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Mann Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    19625 Elmira St
    Detroit, MI 48228
    (313) 866-9580

    Grades: PK-5 | 348 students
  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Maybury Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4410 Porter St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313) 849-2014

    Grades: PK-5 | 302 students
  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Medicine And Community Health Academy At Cody Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    18445 Cathedral St
    Detroit, MI 48228
    (313) 866-9200

    Grades: 9-12 | 328 students
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