David Ellis Academy



David Ellis Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

David Ellis Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 48
1 33
2 45
3 43
4 56
5 28
6 46
7 34
8 31
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

David Ellis Academy is a public high school of the David Ellis Academy located in Detroit, MI. It has 364 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12th. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.7 to 1.

Total Students: 364
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.5

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David Ellis Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 193
(53%)
193
(53%)
 Male 171
(47%)
171
(47%)

David Ellis Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 363
(100%)
363
(100%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

David Ellis Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 291
(80%)
291
(80%)
 Not Eligible 43
(12%)
43
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(8%)
30
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of David Ellis Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

David Ellis Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 368
2006 317
2007 314
2008 326
2009 320
2010 303
2011 250
2012 343
2013 416
2014 369
2015 364

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.7
2006 35.2
2007 23.6
2008 28.3
2009 27.8
2010 22.4
2011 22.1
2012 24.1
2013 27.3
2014 20.5
2015 19.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38315217391304
2006 0.5993690851735
2007 0.65923566878981
2008 0.6840490797546
2009 0.73125
2010 0.65016501650165
2011 0.708
2012 0.69096209912536
2013 0.82692307692308
2014 0.85365853658537
2015 0.88186813186813

Compare David Ellis Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,841.8% 18.4:1
 
1,970.0% 19.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 88.2%
 

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