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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 110 public schools in Detroit Public Schools Community School District, serving 49,810 students.
  • Public school in Detroit Public School Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 10% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 18% (versus the 49% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
  • The top ranked public school in Detroit Public Schools Community School District are Jerry L White Center High School, Renaissance High School and Keidan Special Education School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan public school average of 18:1.

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 Schools3,736 Schools
# of Students49,810 Students1,472,301 Students
# of Teachers2,849 Teachers82,182 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1

District Comparison

  • Detroit Public Schools Community School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 865 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 78% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
10%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
18%
49%
Graduation Rate
(16-17)
78%
85%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.310.52
# of American Indian Students85 Students9,974 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students800 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# of Hispanic Students6,599 Students114,872 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
8%
# of Black Students40,943 Students260,793 Students
% Black Students
82%
18%
# of White Students1,200 Students978,273 Students
% White Students
3%
66%
# of Hawaiian Students51 Students1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students132 Students57,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:4,115116,607
# of Students in 1st Grade:4,427105,799
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4,175103,933
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3,925105,395
# of Students in 4th Grade:3,743107,959
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,734112,259
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,602112,463
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,472111,894
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,013114,566
# of Students in 9th Grade:4,294123,361
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,884121,139
# of Students in 11th Grade:3,576115,656
# of Students in 12th Grade:3,629117,214
# of Ungraded Students:2214,056

Detroit Public Schools Community School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Academy Of The Americas Math: 7% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5680 Konkel St
    Detroit, MI 48210
    (313)596-7640

    Grades: PK-8 | 872 students
  • Academy Of The Americas High School
    2635 Howard
    Detroit, MI 48216
    (313)335-1310

    Grades: 9-12 | 96 students
  • Ann Arbor Trail Magnet School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7635 Chatham
    Redford, MI 48239
    (313)274-8560

    Grades: PK-8 | 215 students
  • Bagley Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8100 Curtis St
    Detroit, MI 48221
    (313)494-7175

    Grades: PK-6 | 376 students
  • Bates Academy Math: 37% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 50%
    19701 Wyoming St
    Detroit, MI 48221
    (313)494-7000

    Grades: PK-8 | 704 students
  • Benjamin Carson School For Science And Medicine Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    571 Mack Avenue
    Detroit, MI 48201
    (313)494-1805

    Grades: 9-12 | 385 students
  • Bennett Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2111 Mullane St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313)849-3585

    Grades: PK-5 | 466 students
  • Blackwell Institute Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    9330 Shoemaker St
    Detroit, MI 48213
    (313)866-4391

    Grades: PK-8 | 304 students
  • Bow Elementarymiddle School Math: 6% | Reading: 7%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    19801 Prevost St
    Detroit, MI 48235
    (313)852-0500

    Grades: PK-8 | 525 students
  • Breithaupt Career And Technical Center Vocational School
    9300 Hubbell St
    Detroit, MI 48228
    (313)866-9550

    Grades: 9-12 | 6 students
  • Brenda Scott Academy For Theatre Arts
    18440 Hoover St
    Detroit, MI 48205
    (313)866-6700

    Grades: K-8 | 728 students
  • Brewer Elementarymiddle School Math: 7% | Reading: 10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    18025 Brock St
    Detroit, MI 48205
    (313)866-0404

    Grades: PK-8 | 495 students
  • Brown Ronald Academy Math: 8% | Reading: 9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    11530 East Outer Dr
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313)886-2611

    Grades: PK-8 | 924 students
  • Bunche Elementarymiddle School Math: 12% | Reading: 18%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2715 Macomb Street
    Detroit, MI 48207
    (313)494-8350

    Grades: PK-8 | 584 students
  • Burns Elementarymiddle School
    14350 Terry St
    Detroit, MI 48227
    (313)852-0534

    Grades: PK-8 | 331 students
  • Burton International School Math: 23% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2001 Martin Luther King Jr Blv
    Detroit, MI 48208
    (313)596-3800

    Grades: PK-8 | 632 students
  • Carleton Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    11724 Casino St
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313)866-8322

    Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
  • Carstens Elementarymiddle School Math: 10% | Reading: 10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    13000 Essex Avenue
    Detroit, MI 48215
    (313)866-5500

    Grades: PK-8 | 363 students
  • Carver Elementarymiddle School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    18701 Paul St
    Detroit, MI 48228
    (313)240-6622

    Grades: PK-8 | 315 students
  • Cass Technical High School Math: 27% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2501 2nd Ave
    Detroit, MI 48201
    (313)263-2000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2458 students
  • Central High School
    2425 Tuxedo Street
    Detroit, MI 48206
    (313)252-3000

    Grades: 9-12 | 364 students
  • Charles R Drew Transition Center Special Education School
    9600 Wyoming Street
    Detroit, MI 48204
    (313)873-6880

    Grades: Inquire with school | 217 students
  • Charles Wright Academy Math: 45-49% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    19299 Berg Rd
    Detroit, MI 48219
    (313)538-3024

    Grades: PK-4 | 458 students
  • Chrysler Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1445 East Lafayette St
    Detroit, MI 48207
    (313)494-8440

    Grades: PK-5 | 152 students
  • Clark Je Preparatory Academy Math: 2% | Reading: 8%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15755 Bremen St
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313)417-9340

    Grades: PK-8 | 430 students
  • Clemente Roberto Academy Math: 17% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1551 Beard St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313)849-3489

    Grades: PK-5 | 643 students
  • Clippert Academy Math: 7% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1981 Mckinstry St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313)849-5009

    Grades: 5-8 | 461 students
  • Cody Academy Of Public Leadership Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    18445 Cathedral St
    Detroit, MI 48228
    (313)852-6612

    Grades: 9-12 | 217 students
  • Communication And Media Arts High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    14771 Mansfield St
    Detroit, MI 48227
    (313)866-9300

    Grades: 9-12 | 581 students
  • Cooke Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    18800 Puritan St
    Detroit, MI 48223
    (313)494-7458

    Grades: PK-6 | 352 students
  • Crockett Career And Technical Center Vocational School
    571 Mack Ave
    Detroit, MI 48201
    (313)494-1805

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Davis Aerospace High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    900 Dickerson St
    Detroit, MI 48215
    (313)822-8820

    Grades: 9-12 | 148 students
  • Davison Elementarymiddle School Math: 25% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2800 East Davison St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313)252-3118

    Grades: PK-8 | 784 students
  • Denby High School
    12800 Kelly Road
    Detroit, MI 48224
    (313)866-7200

    Grades: 9-12 | 511 students
  • Detroit City West Side Academy For Leadership Development Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4701 Mckinley
    Detroit, MI 48208
    (313)456-8000

    Grades: 9-12 | 486 students
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