PROFICIENCY 22% 45% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
28%University Preparatory Academy (PSAD)
5%Detroit
41%Michigan

University Preparatory Academy (psad) - High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "University Preparatory Academy (PSAD)" in Detroit, MI. There are a total of 573 students and 37 teachers at University Preparatory Academy (psad) - High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 387 free lunch students and 56 reduced lunch students.

University Preparatory Academy (psad) - High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 22.3%, which is 45% lower than the Michigan average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students573
Teachers36.8
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch387
Reduced lunch56

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment31
Taking some courses31
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses4
Passing no courses26

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 University Preparatory Academy (psad) - High School, there are a total of 31 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 31 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All6-9%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School6-9%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All35-39%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School35-39%

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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University Preparatory Academy (psad) - High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMichiganNational
Caucasian 0.7% 1.1% 68.4% 51.1%
African American 98.2% 96.0% 18.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.8% 3.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.4% 0.5% 6.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.7% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.4% 0.7% 3.0% 3.1%

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 University Preparatory Academy (psad) - High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.