New Branches Charter Academy

  • New Branches Charter Academy serves 292 students in grades Prekindergarten-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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New Branches Charter Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • New Branches Charter Academy's student population of 292 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-11
Total Students292 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Branches Charter Academy's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Branches Charter Academy is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. 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#2394 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Branches Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
8%
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Black
56%
18%
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White
14%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in New Branches Charter Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Branches Charter Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.620.28
This chart display the diversity score of New Branches Charter Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Branches Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Branches Charter Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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