Voyageur Academy

  • Voyageur Academy serves 713 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 12% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Voyageur Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Voyageur Academy's student population of 713 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students713 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Voyageur Academy
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Voyageur Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Voyageur Academy is 0.42, which is less than 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 Testing Rank#2554 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Voyageur Academy, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Voyageur Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Voyageur 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Voyageur Academy and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 1999-00 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
22%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Voyageur Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
73%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Voyageur Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
4%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Voyageur Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Voyageur Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.420.52
This chart display the diversity score of Voyageur Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Voyageur Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Voyageur Academy 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 NameVoyageur Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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