Michigan Virtual Charter Academy



Michigan Virtual Charter Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Michigan Virtual Charter Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 80
1 109
2 156
3 154
4 170
5 175
6 226
7 276
8 316
9 490
10 300
11 239
12 172

Michigan Virtual Charter Academy is a public elementary school located in Grand Rapids, MI in the Michigan Virtual Charter Academy. It enrolls 2,863 students in grades 1st through 12th. Michigan Virtual Charter Academy is the 1st largest public school in Michigan and the 30th largest nationally. It has 19.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 2,863
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 144.17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Michigan: 1st out of 1,908
Student/Teacher Rank in Michigan: 1,544th out of 1,904
Full Time Teacher Rank in Michigan: 1st out of 1,904

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Michigan Virtual Charter Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 1,441
(50%)
1,441
(50%)
 Male 1,422
(50%)
1,422
(50%)

Michigan Virtual Charter Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,918
(67%)
1,918
(67%)
 Black 536
(19%)
536
(19%)
 Hispanic 192
(7%)
192
(7%)
 Two or More 102
(4%)
102
(4%)
 Asian 87
(3%)
87
(3%)
 American Indian 25
(1%)
25
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
3
(0%)

Michigan Virtual Charter Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,548
(54%)
1,548
(54%)
 Not Eligible 1,021
(36%)
1,021
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 294
(10%)
294
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,903 ranked schools in Michigan, Michigan Virtual Charter Academy is ranked 1st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Michigan Virtual Charter Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.3%) is higher than the state average of 49.4%. 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.

Michigan Virtual Charter Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 327
2011 676
2012 948
2013 4299
2014 2800
2015 2863

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 46.7
2011 61.6
2012 37.3
2013 51
2014 21.6
2015 19.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.34862385321101
2011 0.52218934911243
2012 0.59071729957806
2013 0.71574784833682
2014 0.63392857142857
2015 0.64338106880894

Compare Michigan Virtual Charter Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,678.9% 16.8:1
 
1,990.0% 19.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 49.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 64.3%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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