University Preparatory Science and Math (PSAD) Middle School

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This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform about average on state tests, ... More
Academics
5/10
Test scores
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Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
28%
State avg: 34%
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English
38%
State avg: 47%
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Science
9%
State avg: 24%
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7/10
Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

A promising sign

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


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's continued success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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African-American
94%
Two or more races
4%
White
1%
Asian
<1%
Hispanic
<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
14 :1
State avg: 19 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
65%
State avg: 91%
% of full time teachers who are certified
94%
State avg: 100%
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Neighborhood
5100 John R Street
Detroit, MI 48202
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