PROFICIENCY 9% 78% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
16%Detroit City School District
5%Detroit
41%Michigan

Carstens Elementary-middle School is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "Detroit City School District" in Detroit, MI. There are a total of 368 students and 29 teachers at Carstens Elementary-middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 300 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Carstens Elementary-middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 9.0%, which is 78% lower than the Michigan average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students368
Teachers29
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch300
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Carstens Elementary-middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All8%
3<= 20%
4<= 20%
5<= 10%
6<= 10%
7<= 10%
8<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All10%
3<= 20%
4<= 20%
5<= 20%
611-19%
711-19%
8<= 10%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

AreaVibes 250 for $2,500 Short Essay Scholarship

At AreaVibes, we believe that education is the key to our children’s future. To show our support and to contribute to the nation’s future generation of students, we are offering educational scholarship awards.

Learn more about the scholarship

Carstens Elementary-middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMichiganNational
Caucasian 0.4% 2.4% 68.4% 51.1%
African American 98.2% 83.9% 18.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.4% 1.2% 3.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.0% 11.8% 6.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.3% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.4% 3.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Davis Aerospace High School25%0.4Detroit, MI
Detroit Merit Charter Academy34%1.0Detroit, MI
Pathways Academy50%1.1Detroit, MI
Robert Trombly Elementary School67%1.1Grosse Pointe Park, MI
Detroit Enterprise Academy27%1.2Detroit, MI
Pierce Middle School65%1.4Grosse Pointe Park, MI
George Defer Elementary School67%1.5Grosse Pointe Park, MI
Southeastern High School6%1.6Detroit, MI
Hutchinson Elementary-middle School11%1.7Detroit, MI
Timbuktu Academy Of Science And Technology11%2.2Detroit, MI
Clark J.e. Preparatory Academy9%2.2Detroit, MI
Lewis Maire Elementary School77%2.4Grosse Pointe, MI

Detroit demographics profile

StatisticDetroitMichiganNational
Population683,4439,909,600318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,92710191
Median age34.839.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)32%55%55%
Speak English89%91%79%
Speak Spanish7%3%13%

Education level achieved in Detroit

IndexDetroitMichiganNational
Completed 8th grade73.8%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school72.3%85.9%83.0%
Completed some college46.5%60.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.7%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.8%27.4%30.3%
Completed masters5.5%10.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Carstens Elementary-middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.