Detroit Merit Charter Academy

1091 Alter Rd, Detroit, MI 48215 | (313) 331-3328
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 717
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1091 Alter Road, Detroit, MI 48215
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: 717
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 39.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 325 (45.3%)
  • Females: 392 (54.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 52 (7.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 544 (75.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 596 (83.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Detroit Merit Charter Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black71399.4%
Asian--
Hispanic10.1%
White30.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Detroit Merit Charter Academy
  Number Percent
Kindergarten10514.6%
1st Grade8111.3%
2nd Grade7710.7%
3rd Grade8111.3%
4th Grade7810.9%
5th Grade8011.2%
6th Grade8011.2%
7th Grade7610.6%
8th Grade598.2%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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