International Academy of Flint (K-12)

3/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
25
Grades
K-12
Students
1,112
Type
Public charter
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This means that most students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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English
27%
State avg: 48%
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Math
15%
State avg: 36%
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Science
State avg: 21%
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3/10
College readiness
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A worrisome sign:

This school is below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


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Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
73%
State avg: 77%
AP course participation
25%
State avg: 14%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
<1%
State avg: 70%
4/10
Student progress

A worrisome sign:

Students at this school are making less academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

Depending on the school's test scores, student progress (also known as student growth) means different things.

Low progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point and falling farther behind their peers.

Low progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills but that the school is not contributing to student learning as much as many schools in the state.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity
Environment
Students
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African-American
81%
White
8%
Two or more races
8%
Hispanic
3%
Asian
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 19 :1
Students per counselor
1077 :1
State avg: 498 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
14%
State avg: 9%
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25 Reviews
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Neighborhood
2820 South Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48503
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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