Turning Point Academy



Turning Point Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Turning Point Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 2
4 4
5 4
6 3
7 10
8 11
9 16
10 17
11 12
12 17
UG 1

Turning Point Academy is a public high school of the Detroit City School District located in Detroit, MI. It has 97 students in grades Kindergarten through 12th. Turning Point Academy is the 874th largest public high school in Michigan and the 20,537th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 5.7 to 1.

Total Students: 97
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 5.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 17

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Turning Point Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 75
(77%)
5,987
(46%)
 Female 22
(23%)
7,127
(54%)

Turning Point Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 91
(94%)
11,452
(87%)
 White 5
(5%)
318
(2%)
 Hispanic 1
(1%)
1,126
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
184
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
24
(0%)

Turning Point Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 74
(76%)
9,240
(70%)
 Not Eligible 23
(24%)
3,536
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
338
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Turning Point Academy is ranked 797th out of 0 ranked schools in Michigan, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Turning Point Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Turning Point Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 40
2008 45
2009 40
2010 92
2011 89
2012 97

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 3.6
2008 5.6
2009 4.4
2010 5.4
2011 5.9
2012 5.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.925
2008 0.82222222222222
2009 0.875
2010 0.78260869565217
2011 0.86516853932584
2012 0.76288659793814

Compare Turning Point Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
570.0% 5.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,803.2% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 76.3%
 

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