Great Lakes Academy 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
46312 Woodward Ave
Pontiac, MI 48342
Phone
(248) 334-6434
District
GREAT LAKES ACADEMY
County
OAKLAND COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
154
Classroom Teachers
8

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

2

(10 is best)

Better than 11.8% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Great Lakes Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
10%
47%
10%
47%
10%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
45%
25%
47%
25%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
41%
25%
47%
25%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

50 40 30 20 10 0
10%
40%
10%
44%
10%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
25%
52%
25%
62%
25%
41%
25%
52%
25%
62%
25%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
19
19
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 24 15.6%
Grade 1 20 13.0%
Grade 2 24 15.6%
Grade 3 16 10.4%
Grade 4 16 10.4%
Grade 5 12 7.8%
Grade 6 20 13.0%
Grade 7 5 3.2%
Grade 8 17 11.0%
Total 154 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.0% 2.0% 68.3%
Black 85.2% 85.2% 18.6%
Hispanic 11.4% 11.4% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 1.3% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 87.7% 87.7% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 84.4% 84.4% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.2% 3.2% 5.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 9,986,857
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 177
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 31.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 27.2%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 3,935,041
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 29.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 14.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 18.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 14.4%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 11.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,201 $773,000 46.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $478 $88,000 5.3%
Staff $239 $44,000 2.6%
General Administration $766 $141,000 8.4%
School Administration $1,353 $249,000 14.9%
Operation $1,522 $280,000 16.7%
Transportation $49 $9,000 0.5%
Other $130 $24,000 1.4%
Total Support $4,538 $835,000 49.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $359 $66,000 3.9%
Total Expenditures $9,098 $1,674,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,809 $10,148,551,000 47.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $947 $1,412,120,000 6.6%
Staff $596 $889,088,000 4.1%
General Administration $259 $385,583,000 1.8%
School Administration $665 $990,611,000 4.6%
Operation $1,038 $1,547,183,000 7.2%
Transportation $504 $751,442,000 3.5%
Other $593 $884,399,000 4.1%
Total Support $4,603 $6,860,426,000 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,965 $4,419,981,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $14,377 $21,428,958,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%