PROFICIENCY 8% 82% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
16%Detroit City School District

Mackenzie 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 1,018 students and 47 teachers at Mackenzie Elementary-middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 861 free lunch students and 3 reduced lunch students.

Mackenzie Elementary-middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 7.5%, which is 82% lower than the Michigan average.


Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch861
Reduced lunch3


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 Mackenzie 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

5<= 5%
6<= 5%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

6<= 5%
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.

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Mackenzie Elementary-middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 0.7% 2.4% 68.4% 51.1%
African American 98.7% 83.9% 18.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 1.2% 3.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.2% 11.8% 6.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.3% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.4% 3.0% 3.1%

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Detroit demographics profile

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

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 Mackenzie Elementary-middle School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.