Waterford Montessori Academy

  • Waterford Montessori Academy serves 239 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher 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 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Waterford Montessori Academy's student population of 239 students has grown by 51% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 62% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students239 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waterford Montessori Academy's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waterford Montessori Academy is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#1479 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
White
88%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waterford Montessori Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.220.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterford Montessori Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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