Wavecrest Career Academy (Closed 2015)

Wavecrest Career Academy served 94 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was higher than the Michigan state average of 41%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 67%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students94 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
<50%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
<50%
67%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
46%
8%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
43%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wavecrest Career Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.610.52
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Graduation Rate
(13-14)
11-19%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wavecrest Career 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 NameHolland City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wavecrest Career Academy is Black River Public School Middlehigh (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is East (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Holland East
    Grades: K-7 | 585 students
    0.2 miles
    373 East 24th St
    Holland, MI 49423
    (616) 494-2425
    0.2 K-7 585
  • Holland Black River Public School Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
    0.6 miles
    513 Columbia Avenue
    Holland, MI 49423
    (616) 355-0055
    0.6 K-5 396
  • Holland Black River Public School Middlehigh Charter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 557 students
    0.6 miles
    491 Columbia Ave
    Holland, MI 49423
    (616) 355-0055
    0.6 6-12 557
  • Holland Maplewood Special Education School
    Grades: PK-K
    1.1 miles
    925 Central Ave
    Holland, MI 49423
    (616) 494-2650
    1.1 PK-K n/a
  • Holland Roerinkknoll Education Center Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school
    1.2 miles
    455 E 8th Street
    Holland, MI 49424
    (616) 738-8940
    1.2 Inquire with school n/a
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