School Profile Reports

The School Profile Reports contain information about the academic performance, enrollment history and AYP status of each Detroit Public School. Please contact the school of your interest for more information.

A glossary of terms is available below to assist in reading the reports.

School Profile Reports by School - Alphabetically

Glossary of Terms

Entity Type
Type of Educational Entity: LEA-School = Local Education Authority School (Public School).
Alt Services
02 = The school/Unique Education Provider does not accept suspended or expelled students.
05 = The school/Unique Education Provider provides services to suspended and expelled students from the home district only.
11 = The school/Unique Education Provider provides services to suspended and expelled students from the home district and other school districts.
Title 1
A federal program that provides financial assistance to local schools with high numbers or percentages of poor students. Assistance is administered through the state.
Network
Detroit Public Schools is devided into 6 networks. Each Network contains several school and has a network leader. Brewer Elementary-Middle School is a member of Network 2: Turnaround Schools.
Graduation Rate
Graduation rate is the percentage of a school's first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. For example, for a four-year degree program, entering students who complete within six years are counted.
4 Yr = completed in four years
5 Yr = completed in five years
6 Yr = completed in six years
NWEA MAP
Northwest Evaluation Association - Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) creates a personalized assessment experience by adapting to each student’s learning level—precisely measuring student progress and growth for each individual. Delivered 3 times during the school year.
Count
Number of students in group.
RIT
Stands for Rasch Unit. It is a unit of measure that uses individual item difficulty values to estimate student achievement.
SD
Standard deviation is a measure of the dispersion of a set of data from its mean. The more spread apart the data, the higher the deviation.
Percentile
Percentile Rank. The percent of cases that are at or below a score. A percentile rank of 50 means the student performed better than 50% of the children her age who took the same test.
Growth Count
The group size of students in the growth analysis
Observed Growth
The actual average growth of the group in RIT points
SE
The Standard Error is an indication of the reliability of the growth calculation. A small SE is an indication that the sample is a more accurate reflection of the actual population mean.
Projected Growth
The expected growth average for this group in RIT points.
Count Met Projected Growth
Number of students who met expected or projected individual growth targets.
Pcnt Met Projected Growth
Percentage of student who met expected or projected individual growth targets.
M-Step
Michigan Student Test of Educational Progress. It is a 21st Century test given primarily online each spring and is designed to gauge how well students are mastering Michigan state standards.
Scale Score
A scaled score is a conversion of a student's raw score on a test or a version of the test to a common scale that allows for a numerical comparison between students. The comparison may be across different versions of the test, different grades, and different years.
State Standards
The state academic standards serve to outline learning expectations for Michigan’s students and are intended to guide local curriculum development. They are based on scale score for each grade and depending on scale score a student may fall into 1 of 4 levels.
Level 1 = Not Proficient
Level 2 = Partially Proficient
Level 3 = Proficient
Level 4 = Advanced

A student who has scored Proficient or Advanced is considered to have met or exceeded State Standards.