Sherwood Global Studies Academy

  • Sherwood Global Studies Academy serves 368 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (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 17% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Sherwood Global Studies Academy's student population of 368 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students368 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sherwood Global Studies Academy's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sherwood Global Studies Academy is 0.53, 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#2886 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
8%
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Black
64%
18%
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White
8%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sherwood Global Studies Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.530.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Rapids Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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