10550 Geddes Road
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
South Pointe Scholars Charter Academy serves 754 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
South Pointe Scholars Charter Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 51% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 754 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

School Overview

South Pointe Scholars Charter Academy's student population of 754 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
754 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

South Pointe Scholars Charter Academy is ranked within the top 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 South Pointe Scholars Charter Academy is 0.72, which is more 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
#1434 out of 3120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
8%
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Black
38%
18%
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White
33%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 754 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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