19400 Sawyer St
Detroit, MI 48228
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Warrendale Charter Academy serves 724 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Warrendale Charter 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 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% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Warrendale Charter Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Warrendale Charter Academy's student population of 724 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
724 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Warrendale Charter Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Warrendale Charter Academy is 0.08, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2314 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Warrendale Charter 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Warrendale Charter 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Warrendale Charter Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Warrendale Charter Academy and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Warrendale Charter Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
96%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Warrendale Charter Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Warrendale Charter Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.08
This chart display the diversity score of Warrendale Charter Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Warrendale Charter 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
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Warrendale Charter 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
I am a 3rd grade teacher at Warrendale and have been here for four years! This school prioritizes in high rigor, and teachers work extremely hard ensuring their students are reaching their full potential. We offer tutoring, after school clubs, charity events, community events, and set our expectations high. I know this because I see firsthand how hard the staff collaborates to make our school a school of excellence. Any parent considering this school should know that we have very high expectations for the children who attend. I have been honored to represent Warrendale as one of the best environments for the children of Detroit!
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 724 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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