PROFICIENCY 18% 56% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
18%Legacy Charter Academy
17%Detroit
41%Michigan

Legacy Charter Academy is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Legacy Charter Academy" in Detroit, MI. There are a total of 720 students and 38 teachers at Legacy Charter Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 675 free lunch students and 21 reduced lunch students.

Legacy Charter Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 18.0%, which is 56% lower than than the Michigan average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students720
Teachers38
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch675
Reduced lunch21

 

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 Legacy Charter 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
All14%
320-24%
410-14%
56-9%
615-19%
76-9%
811-19%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All22%
325-29%
420-24%
510-14%
625-29%
720-24%
820-29%
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

Legacy Charter Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMichiganNational
Caucasian 0.6% 0.6% 68.4% 51.1%
African American 96.2% 96.2% 18.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.0% 3.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.5% 1.5% 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 1.5% 1.5% 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 Legacy Charter Academy data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.