PROFICIENCY 51% 24% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
51%Detroit Edison Public School Academy
17%Detroit
41%Michigan

Detroit Edison Public School Academy is a school servicing grades PK to 12 and is located in the district of "Detroit Edison Public School Academy" in Detroit, MI. There are a total of 1,415 students and 73 teachers at Detroit Edison Public School Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 788 free lunch students and 134 reduced lunch students.

Detroit Edison Public School Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 50.5%, which is 24% higher than the Michigan average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1415
Teachers73
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch788
Reduced lunch134

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

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 Detroit Edison Public School Academy, 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
All39%
340-44%
440-44%
535-39%
635-39%
740-44%
840-44%
High School15-19%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All62%
355-59%
455-59%
565-69%
650-54%
770-74%
860-64%
High School60-64%

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.

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Detroit Edison Public School Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMichiganNational
Caucasian 0.3% 0.3% 68.4% 51.1%
African American 98.7% 98.7% 18.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.0% 3.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.3% 0.3% 6.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.3% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 0.5% 3.0% 3.1%

Detroit demographics profile

StatisticDetroitMichiganNational
Population695,4379,889,024314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)5,01217591
Median age35.139.337.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)33%56%55%
Speak English90%91%79%
Speak Spanish6%3%13%

Education level achieved in Detroit

IndexDetroitMichiganNational
Completed 8th grade72.8%86.4%83.8%
Completed high school71.2%85.3%82.4%
Completed some college45.4%59.1%58.4%
Completed associate degree19.5%35.2%37.2%
Completed bachelors13.1%26.4%29.3%
Completed masters5.4%10.3%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.4%2.7%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Detroit Edison Public School Academy data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.