Brenda Scott Academy For Theatre Arts School

Serves grades KG - 8

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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
18440 Hoover St
Detroit, MI 48205
Phone
(313) 866-6700
District
EDUCATION ACHIEVEMENT AUTHORITY OF MICHIGAN
County
WAYNE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
833
Classroom Teachers
33

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

1

(10 is best)

Better than 2.3% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Brenda Scott Academy For Theatre Arts School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 8 47
Proficiency in Reading 5 46
Proficiency in Math 10 48

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 10 44
Proficiency in Reading 10 45
Proficiency in Math 10 43

Grade 5

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 5 40
Proficiency in Reading 5 44
Proficiency in Math 5 35

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 9 41
Proficiency in Reading 12 45
Proficiency in Math 5 37

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 8 41
Proficiency in Reading 11 48
Proficiency in Math 5.0 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 25.24
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.80
AVG FOR STATE 18.17
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 93 11.2%
Grade 1 98 11.8%
Grade 2 98 11.8%
Grade 3 85 10.2%
Grade 4 91 10.9%
Grade 5 89 10.7%
Grade 6 82 9.8%
Grade 7 105 12.6%
Grade 8 92 11.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Total 833 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.1% 0.8% 69.9%
Black 97.5% 96.2% 18.6%
Hispanic 0.0% 2.2% 7.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 0.6% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 83.6% 85.4% 42.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 83.6% 85.4% 36.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.1% 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 $5,949 $38,281,815 35.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,296 $8,339,760 7.8%
Staff $2,536 $16,319,160 15.2%
General Administration $306 $1,969,110 1.8%
School Administration $885 $5,694,975 5.3%
Operation $3,490 $22,458,150 20.9%
Transportation $559 $3,597,165 3.3%
Other $881 $5,669,235 5.3%
Total Support $9,954 $64,053,990 59.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $798 $5,135,130 4.8%
Total Expenditures $16,700 $107,464,500 100.0%
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%