Walter French Academy (Closed 2005)

1900 S. Cedar Street
Walter French Academy served 415 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 64% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students415 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2004-2005 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
52%
18%
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White
36%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Walter French Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.600.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWalter French Academy School District
Source: 2004-2005 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Walter French Academy is Everett High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lyons School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lansing Lyons School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 274 students
    0.7 miles
    2901 Lyons Ave
    Lansing, MI 48910
    (517) 755-1480
    0.7 PK-3 274
  • Lansing Mt Hope School Math: 16% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 235 students
    0.7 miles
    1215 E Mount Hope Ave
    Lansing, MI 48910
    (517) 755-1550
    0.7 4-6 235
  • Lansing Elhajj Malik Elshabazz Academy Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 273 students
    0.9 miles
    1028 West Barnes Ave
    Lansing, MI 48910
    (517) 267-8474
    0.9 PK-6 273
  • Lansing Everett High School Magnet School
    Math: 9% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 1,652 student
    1.2 miles
    3900 Stabler St
    Lansing, MI 48910
    (517) 755-1080
    1.2 7-12 1,652
  • Lansing Cole Academy Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 209 students
    1.4 miles
    1915 West Mount Hope Ave
    Lansing, MI 48910
    (517) 372-0038
    1.4 K-6 209
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