Thompson K-8 International Academy

  • Thompson K-8 International Academy serves 637 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 13% (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 28% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Thompson K-8 International Academy's student population of 637 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students637 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thompson K-8 International Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thompson K-8 International Academy is 0.08, which is less 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#2710 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
96%
18%
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White
2%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thompson K-8 International Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.080.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthfield Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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