University Preparatory Science And Math (psad) Middle School

  • University Preparatory Science And Math (psad) Middle School serves 456 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (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 38% (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 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • University Preparatory Science And Math (psad) Middle School's student population of 456 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • University Preparatory Science And Math (psad) Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of University Preparatory Science And Math (psad) Middle School is 0.11, 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#2191 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
94%
18%
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White
1%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.110.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUniversity Preparatory Science and Math (PSAD) School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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