PROFICIENCY 10% 75% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
16%Detroit City School District
5%Detroit
41%Michigan

Turning Point Academy is a school servicing grades KG to 12 and is located in the district of "Detroit City School District" in Detroit, MI. There are a total of 69 students and 15 teachers at Turning Point Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 5 to 1. There are a total of 55 free lunch students and 3 reduced lunch students.

Turning Point Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 10.0%, which is 75% lower than the Michigan average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students69
Teachers14.8
Student/Teacher ratio5:1
Free lunch55
Reduced lunch3

 

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 Turning Point 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
All<= 10%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6< 50%
7n/a
8n/a
High School< 50%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All<= 10%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6< 50%
7n/a
8n/a
High School< 50%

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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Turning Point Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMichiganNational
Caucasian 10.6% 2.4% 68.4% 51.1%
African American 87.2% 83.9% 18.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 1.2% 3.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.1% 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 0.0% 0.4% 3.0% 3.1%

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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 Turning Point Academy data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.