Southwestern Classical Academy

  • Southwestern Classical Academy serves 929 students in grades 7-12.
  • 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 24% (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 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Southwestern Classical Academy's student population of 929 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students929 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southwestern Classical Academy's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southwestern Classical Academy is 0.33, 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#2877 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southwestern Classical Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
81%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southwestern Classical Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
12%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southwestern Classical Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 Southwestern Classical Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.330.28
This chart display the diversity score of Southwestern Classical Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Southwestern Classical Academy and public school graduation rate of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southwestern Classical Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southwestern Classical Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlint of the City of School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Southwestern Classical Academy is Michigan School For The Deaf (0.6 miles away)
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