Turning Point Academy At Henry Ford

  • Turning Point Academy At Henry Ford serves 31 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Turning Point Academy At Henry Ford's student population of 31 students has declined by 58% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 46% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students31 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)11-19%
39%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)≤10%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio4:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
97%
18%
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White
3%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.060.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
45%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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