Garvey Academy



Garvey Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garvey Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 51
1 49
2 38
3 50
4 39
5 42
6 47
7 46
8 36
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garvey Academy is a public high school of the Detroit City School District located in Detroit, MI. It has 398 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 9th. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.3 to 1.

Total Students: 398
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 26

Support Your School With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Search for Former GA Students

Garvey Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 207
(52%)
18,515
(50%)
 Female 191
(48%)
18,558
(50%)

Garvey Academy Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Black 394
(99%)
31,139
(84%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
4,369
(12%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
33
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
85
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
686
(2%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
64
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
697
(2%)

Garvey Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 308
(77%)
25,984
(70%)
 Not Eligible 90
(23%)
10,729
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
360
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Garvey Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.4%) 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.

Garvey Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 263
2006 266
2007 268
2008 243
2009 661
2010 585
2011 526
2012 461
2013 430
2014 440
2015 398

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.8
2006 22.2
2007 20.6
2008 17.4
2009 19.4
2010 15.4
2011 13.8
2012 14.9
2013 14.1
2014 16.9
2015 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80228136882129
2006 0.8609022556391
2007 0.92164179104478
2008 0.93415637860082
2009 0.88350983358548
2010 0.87179487179487
2011 0.87832699619772
2012 0.86334056399132
2013 0.83023255813953
2014 0.81590909090909
2015 0.77386934673367

Compare Garvey Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,841.8% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 77.4%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Garvey Academy
Detroit, MI
Public PK - 09 398 15.3:1  
Covenant House Academy Detroit - East Site
Detroit, MI
Public 09 - 12 148 21.1:1 1 miles
Pathways Academy
Detroit, MI
Public 07 - 12 104 14.9:1 2 miles
Bunche Elementary-Middle School
Detroit, MI
Public PK - 09 502 13.2:1 2 miles
University Preparatory Science and Math (psad) High School
Detroit, MI
Public 08 - 12 469 19:1 2 miles
Detroit Academy of Arts and Sciences Middle School
Detroit, MI
Public 05 - 09 377 25.1:1 2 miles
Southeastern High School
Detroit, MI
Public 09 - 12 284 20.3:1 2 miles
Hutchinson Elementary-Middle School
Detroit, MI
Public PK - 09 363 13.4:1 2 miles
King High School
Detroit, MI
Public 08 - 12 1,495 24.9:1 2 miles
Eastside Detroit Lions Academy
Detroit, MI
Public 06 - 09 111 15.9:1 2 miles
Detroit Cristo Rey High School
Detroit, MI
Private 09 - 12 298 14:1 6 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

Copyright 2019. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.