2585 Grove Street
Detroit, MI 48221
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Paul Robeson Malcolm X Academy serves 363 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Paul Robeson Malcolm X Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.

School Overview

Paul Robeson Malcolm X Academy's student population of 363 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 47% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
363 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Paul Robeson Malcolm X Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Paul Robeson Malcolm X Academy is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2927 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paul Robeson Malcolm X 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
100%
18%
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White
n/a
65%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paul Robeson Malcolm X Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 363 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00

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