Youth Advancement Academy

  • Youth Advancement Academy serves 42 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Youth Advancement Academy's student population of 42 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students42 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Youth Advancement Academy's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Youth Advancement Academy is 0.57, which is more 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#1081 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
62%
18%
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White
15%
66%
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Two or more races
17%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Youth Advancement Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.570.28
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Graduation Rate40-59%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYouth Advancement Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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