Sankofa Shule Academy served 197 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio
39:1
18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sankofa Shule Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
99%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sankofa Shule Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
1%
66%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.02
This chart display the diversity score of Sankofa Shule Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sankofa Shule Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sankofa Shule Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School District Name
Sankofa Shule Academy School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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