Weston Preparatory Academy

  • Weston Preparatory Academy serves 331 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 9% (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 26% (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

  • Weston Preparatory Academy's student population of 331 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students331 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Weston Preparatory Academy's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Weston Preparatory Academy is 0.04, 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#2885 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Weston Preparatory 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)
26%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Weston Preparatory 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
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Weston Preparatory Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Weston Preparatory Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
8%
Black
98%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Weston Preparatory Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Weston Preparatory Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Weston Preparatory Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.040.28
This chart display the diversity score of Weston Preparatory Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Weston Preparatory 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
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Weston Preparatory 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 NameWeston Preparatory Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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