The Success Academy

1925 S Outer Dr
Saginaw, MI 48601
8/
10
Top 30%
Serving 102 students in grades 6-12, The Success Academy ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 102 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • : Top 30%
  • : <50% (Top 20%)
  • : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

The Success Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

The Success Academy's student population of 102 students has grown by 121% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 500% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
102 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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School Rankings

The Success Academy ranks within the top 30% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of The Success Academy is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MI)
#758 out of 2925 schools
(Top 30%)
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<50%
36%
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<50%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Success 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
13%
9%
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Black
79%
18%
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White
6%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.36
This chart display the diversity score of The Success Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤20%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Success Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is The Success Academy's ranking?
The Success Academy is ranked #758 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Michigan.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
What is the graduation rate of The Success Academy?
The graduation rate of The Success Academy is 20%, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 84%.
How many students attend The Success Academy?
102 students attend The Success Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of The Success Academy students are Black, 13% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of The Success Academy?
The Success Academy has a student ration of 17:1, which is equal to the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does The Success Academy offer ?
The Success Academy offers enrollment in grades 6-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is The Success Academy part of?
The Success Academy is part of Saginaw School District Of The City Of.
In what neighborhood is The Success Academy located?
The Success Academy is located in the Buena Vista neighborhood of Saginaw, MI. There are 1 other public schools located in Buena Vista.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 102 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 30%
  • : <50% (Top 20%)
  • : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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