Sankofa Shule Academy (Closed 2008)

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 TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students197 students
This chart display total students of Sankofa Shule Academy by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Sankofa Shule Academy by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Sankofa Shule Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio39:118:1
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 This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sankofa Shule Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.020.52
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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSankofa Shule Academy School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sankofa Shule Academy is Ingham Academyfamily Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pleasant View Magnet School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Reo School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lansing Reo School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 172 students
    0.3 miles
    1221 Reo Ct
    Lansing, MI 48910
    (517) 755-1620
    0.3 PK-3 172
  • Lansing Pleasant View Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 507 students
    0.5 miles
    4501 Pleasant Grove Rd
    Lansing, MI 48910
    (517) 755-1600
    0.5 K-8 507
  • Lansing Ingham Academyfamily Center Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 72 students
    0.7 miles
    1601 West Holmes Rd
    Lansing, MI 48910
    (517) 352-2692
    0.7 7-12 72
  • Lansing Attwood School Math: 5% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 211 students
    0.8 miles
    915 Attwood Dr
    Lansing, MI 48911
    (517) 755-1210
    0.8 4-6 211
  • Lansing Gardner Academy Magnet School
    Math: 6% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 539 students
    0.9 miles
    333 Dahlia Dr
    Lansing, MI 48911
    (517) 755-1120
    0.9 4-8 539
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