Washington-parks Academy

  • Washington-parks Academy serves 867 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10% (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 20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Washington-parks Academy's student population of 867 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students867 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Washington-parks Academy
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington-parks Academy's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington-parks Academy is 0.10, 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#2649 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washington-parks 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington-parks 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
95%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington-parks Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Washington-parks Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington-parks Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.100.28
This chart display the diversity score of Washington-parks Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington-parks Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington-parks Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington-Parks Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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