Ta Wilson School

  • Ta Wilson School serves 101 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ta Wilson School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ta Wilson School's student population of 101 students has declined by 70% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 93% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students101 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ta Wilson School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Ta Wilson School is 0.52, which is equal to 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 School Rank (16-17)#2629 out of 3167 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
58%
18%
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White
39%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ta Wilson School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.520.52
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Graduation Rate6-9%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ta Wilson School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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