West Village Academy

3530 Westwood St, Dearborn, MI 48124 | (313) 274-9200
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 403
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2.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3530 Westwood, Dearborn, MI 48124
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 403
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 24.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 205 (50.9%)
  • Females: 198 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 33 (8.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 312 (77.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 345 (85.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Village Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Village Academy
  Number Percent
1st Grade4511.2%
2nd Grade4711.7%
3rd Grade399.7%
4th Grade4811.9%
5th Grade4611.4%
6th Grade5513.6%
7th Grade379.2%
8th Grade4110.2%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 2.5

2.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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7 reviews for West Village Academy

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on July 06, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Save your kid the trouble in the future and don't send them to this school. Undisciplined & horrible attitudes. Some teachers may be good, but these teachers deserve better.
  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on December 16, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • There are some good teachers @ this school but I don't think they properly prepare the children for the future. Very quick to suspend or write up the children. The overall moral of the school is pretty low.. This is my kids' last year here unfortunately....
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 04, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this is diana arroyo the one that use to go to that school scince 1st grade. my 3rd grade teacher was mr. seek.well, i am in texas can you anounce the school tha i miss my friends over thier (anton bolton,holly bryant,demitrius harmen ,jamie rutherford)well,please make that for me. thank you i miss my friends.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 07, 2010
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My daughter is in 8th grade at this school. the teachers are great. I do agree they need more learning or my daughter will not be ready for high school next year. She does really well now, but i believe she should be futher in her studies than she is. I have looked at the other schools in westwood and they are ALOT worse.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 25, 2007
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school's new administration has ruined it. Do not send your child here. I pulled mine out.
  • Reviewed by Teacher on June 08, 2007
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • DON'T SEND YOUR CHILD TO THIS SCHOOL! The school needs a data-driven curriculum. It is currently based on centers. The teachers are not allowed to use text books (only as references). They have not met AYP. The teachers are great, but they need help too. They need to be supported and given guidance, not threats. The children need to be children. They need to play at lunch, not be caged in the cafeteria and made to sit silently. The school cafeteria is horrible. The children need a well-balanced meal, not rice with meat or pizza with a side of scrambled eggs. Who would eat that? The lunch ladies take uneaten food off of the children's trays and puts it back in the kitchen so that they do not waste it. That is against OSHA rules. The latchkey program is just as bad. The children are made to sit quietly with their heads down. They are not allowed to run and have fun. They cancel services only a day in advance, so what are parents to do? They depend on those services. The last week of school, they cancelled latchkey all together. School is still in session, why isn't latchkey still in session? They can not answer that. If you have other options, do not send your child to WVA.

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