Way Academy Vernor Site

  • Way Academy Vernor Site serves 238 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Way Academy Vernor Site 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Way Academy Vernor Site places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Way Academy Vernor Site's student population of 238 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 42% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students238 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Way Academy Vernor Site is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Way Academy Vernor Site is 0.61, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#2427 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:1n/a
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
53%
8%
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Black
16%
18%
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White
30%
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 Way Academy Vernor Site. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.610.52
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Graduation Rate30-34%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Way Academy Vernor Site and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameW-A-Y Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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