PROFICIENCY 20% 52% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
20%Cesar Chavez Academy
5%Detroit
41%Michigan

Cesar Chavez High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Cesar Chavez Academy" in Detroit, MI. There are a total of 710 students and 38 teachers at Cesar Chavez High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 706 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Cesar Chavez High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 19.5%, which is 52% lower than the Michigan average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students710
Teachers38.15
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch706
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment89
Taking some courses77
Taking some courses (not tests)9
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses68

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 Cesar Chavez High School, there are a total of 89 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 77 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All10-14%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School10-14%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All25-29%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School25-29%

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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Cesar Chavez High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMichiganNational
Caucasian 5.2% 4.2% 68.4% 51.1%
African American 4.4% 5.7% 18.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.3% 0.1% 3.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 89.1% 88.9% 6.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.0% 0.8% 3.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Cesar Chavez Middle School14%0.1Detroit, MI
Clemente Roberto Academy19%0.2Detroit, MI
Neinas Elementary School9%0.5Detroit, MI
Phoenix Elementary-middle School5%0.5Detroit, MI
Harms Elementary School21%0.6Detroit, MI
Bennett Elementary School11%0.8Detroit, MI
W-a-y Academy - Vernor Site13%1.0Detroit, MI
Clippert Academy17%1.0Detroit, MI
Academy Of The Americas7%1.1Detroit, MI
Maybury Elementary School10%1.1Detroit, MI
Escuela Avancemos8%1.2Detroit, MI
Western International High School11%1.2Detroit, 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%
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Source: The Cesar Chavez High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.