William C. Abney Academy

1435 Fulton St East, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 | (616) 454-5541
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 473
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1435 Fulton Street Se, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 473
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 24.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 242 (51.2%)
  • Females: 231 (48.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 20 (4.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 435 (92.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 455 (96.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
William C. Abney Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black44794.5%
Asian--
Hispanic224.7%
White40.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For William C. Abney Academy
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8117.1%
1st Grade8618.2%
2nd Grade9119.2%
3rd Grade7014.8%
4th Grade7816.5%
5th Grade6714.2%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that William C. Abney Academy performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on MEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies

MEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201092.1%92.1%95.3%
200994.3%94.3%94.8%
 
Reading Test
201076.3%76.3%86.8%
200992.9%92.9%89.8%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201067.6%67.6%79.9%
200973.8%73.8%79.5%
 
Reading Test
201077.9%77.9%85.1%
200973.4%73.4%85.2%
 
Science Test
201057.4%57.4%78.1%
200965.2%65.2%81.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201082.9%82.9%84.5%
 
Reading Test
201073.2%73.2%84.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201043.9%43.9%75.3%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200997.4%97.4%92.3%
 
Reading Test
200990.9%90.9%84.1%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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