University Yes Academy School

Serves grades KG - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
14717 Curtis Street
Detroit, MI 48235
Phone
(313) 270-2556
District
UNIVERSITY YES ACADEMY
County
WAYNE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
910
Classroom Teachers
47

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

2

(10 is best)

Better than 12.4% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

University Yes Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 15 47
Proficiency in Reading 20 46
Proficiency in Math 10 48

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 16 44
Proficiency in Reading 20 45
Proficiency in Math 11 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 10 44
Proficiency in Reading 14 52
Proficiency in Math 5 36

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 8 40
Proficiency in Reading 9 44
Proficiency in Math 6 35

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 28 41
Proficiency in Reading 40 45
Proficiency in Math 15 37

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 19 41
Proficiency in Reading 33 48
Proficiency in Math 5.0 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.36
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.36
AVG FOR STATE 18.17
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 37 4.1%
Grade 1 61 6.7%
Grade 2 65 7.1%
Grade 3 58 6.4%
Grade 4 65 7.1%
Grade 5 69 7.6%
Grade 6 84 9.2%
Grade 7 107 11.8%
Grade 8 106 11.6%
Grade 9 100 11.0%
Grade 10 93 10.2%
Grade 11 65 7.1%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 910 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.1% 0.1% 69.9%
Black 99.7% 99.7% 18.6%
Hispanic 0.1% 0.1% 7.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 73.6% 73.6% 42.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 73.2% 73.2% 36.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.4% 0.4% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 9,928,300
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 176
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 31.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 27.8%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households UNREPORTED 3,860,394
Single parent households with children UNREPORTED 10.6%
Adults with at least a high school diploma UNREPORTED 89.9%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree UNREPORTED 27.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 8.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 12.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 19.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 16.4%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 13.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,074 $2,713,284 22.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $503 $334,998 2.7%
Staff $156 $103,896 0.9%
General Administration $237 $157,842 1.3%
School Administration $1,312 $873,792 7.2%
Operation $824 $548,784 4.5%
Transportation $323 $215,118 1.8%
Other $1,506 $1,002,996 8.2%
Total Support $4,862 $3,238,092 26.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $9,404 $6,263,064 51.3%
Total Expenditures $18,339 $12,213,774 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,198 $9,450,632,224 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $794 $1,211,081,566 6.5%
Staff $510 $778,315,219 4.2%
General Administration $231 $352,163,732 1.9%
School Administration $596 $908,348,462 4.9%
Operation $993 $1,514,641,703 8.2%
Transportation $439 $670,059,605 3.6%
Other $521 $793,829,806 4.3%
Total Support $4,085 $6,228,537,098 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,903 $2,901,180,624 15.6%
Total Expenditures $12,186 $18,580,363,063 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%