PROFICIENCY 6% 85% lower than state average
School Rankings
Proficiency Averages
16%Detroit City School District
5%Detroit
41%Michigan

Thirkell Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 7 and is located in the district of "Detroit City School District" in Detroit, MI. There are a total of 577 students and 26 teachers at Thirkell Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 506 free lunch students and 3 reduced lunch students.

Thirkell Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 6.0%, which is 85% lower than the Michigan average.

 Students/Teachers Students 577 Teachers 25.8 Student/Teacher ratio 23:1 Free lunch 506 Reduced lunch 3
 Advanced Placement AP enrollment n/a Taking some courses n/a Taking some courses (not tests) n/a Passing some courses n/a Passing no courses n/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 Thirkell Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

## Proficiency in mathematics by grade

 Grade Proficiency All 3% 3 <= 5% 4 <= 5% 5 n/a 6 <= 10% 7 <= 10% 8 n/a High School n/a

## Proficiency in languages by grade

 Grade Proficiency All 9% 3 <= 5% 4 10-14% 5 n/a 6 <= 10% 7 20-29% 8 n/a High School n/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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## Thirkell Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

 Race School District Michigan National Caucasian 0.3% 2.4% 68.4% 51.1% African American 98.0% 83.9% 18.0% 15.9% Asian 0.7% 1.2% 3.0% 4.7% Hispanic or Latino 0.3% 11.8% 6.5% 23.6% American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.8% 1.2% Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4% Multiracial 0.7% 0.4% 3.0% 3.1%

## Other schools nearby

 School Proficiency Miles City Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School @ Northwestern 11% 0.7 Detroit, MI Henry Ford Academy: School For Creative Studies (psad) 15% 1.0 Detroit, MI University Preparatory Academy (psad) - Elementary 30% 1.0 Detroit, MI University Preparatory Academy (psad) - Elementary 32% 1.2 Detroit, MI University Preparatory Academy (psad) - High School 22% 1.2 Detroit, MI Allen Academy 7% 1.2 Detroit, MI George Crockett Academy 21% 1.2 Detroit, MI Durfee Elementary-middle School 8% 1.3 Detroit, MI Douglass Academy For Young Men 12% 1.4 Detroit, MI Henry Ford Academy: School For Creative Studies - Elementary 25% 1.4 Detroit, MI Detroit International Academy For Young Women 9% 1.4 Detroit, MI Central Collegiate Academy 9% 1.4 Detroit, MI

## Detroit demographics profile

 Statistic Detroit Michigan National Population 683,443 9,909,600 318,558,162 Population density (sq mi) 4,927 101 91 Median age 34.8 39.5 37.7 Male/Female ratio 0.9:1 1.0:1 1.0:1 Married (15yrs & older) 32% 55% 55% Speak English 89% 91% 79% Speak Spanish 7% 3% 13%

## Education level achieved in Detroit

 Index Detroit Michigan National Completed 8th grade 73.8% 86.9% 84.3% Completed high school 72.3% 85.9% 83.0% Completed some college 46.5% 60.3% 59.4% Completed associate degree 20.7% 36.5% 38.5% Completed bachelors 13.8% 27.4% 30.3% Completed masters 5.5% 10.7% 11.5% Completed professional degree 1.3% 2.8% 3.3% Completed doctorate 0.6% 1.1% 1.3%
Source: The Thirkell Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.