South Arbor Charter Academy

South Arbor Charter Academy serves 799 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
South Arbor Charter Academy placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

South Arbor Charter Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

South Arbor Charter Academy's student population of 799 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students799 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

South Arbor Charter Academy is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of South Arbor Charter Academy is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#68 out of 3119 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
16%
18%
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White
56%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Arbor Charter Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to South Arbor Charter Academy is Huron Valley Womens (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Multicultural Academy (2.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ypsilanti Huron Valley Womens Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4 students
    0.4 miles
    3511 Bemis Rd
    Ypsilanti, MI 48197
    (734) 572-9900
    0.4 9-12 4
  • Ann Arbor Center For Forensic Psychiatry Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school
    1.0 miles
    8303 Platt Rd
    Ann Arbor, MI 48106
    (734) 429-2531
    1.0 Inquire with school n/a
  • Ann Arbor Multicultural Academy Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 180 students
    2.8 miles
    5550 Platt Rd
    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
    (734) 677-0732
    2.8 PK-8 180
  • Ypsilanti Childs Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 524 students
    3.0 miles
    7300 Bemis Rd
    Ypsilanti, MI 48197
    (734) 484-7035
    3.0 K-5 524
  • Ypsilanti East Arbor Charter Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 734 students
    3.2 miles
    6885 Merritt Road
    Ypsilanti, MI 48197
    (734) 484-5506
    3.2 K-8 734

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