Edward 'Duke' Ellington Conservatory of Music & Art at Beckham Academy Demographics

Student Counts

Edward 'Duke' Ellington Conservatory of Music & Art at Beckham Academy has 728 enrolled students for the current school year in the following grades:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage Students
Black or African American 99.3% 723
White 0.3% 2
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 1
Asian 0.1% 1
Hispanic or Latino 0.1% 1
Total 728

Gender Distribution

Gender Percentage No. Students
  Male 52.5% 382
  Female 47.5% 346

Special Education

Grade No. Students
Pre Kindergarten 10
Kindergarten 8
First 3
Second 9
Third 8
Fourth 8
Fifth 9
Sixth 8
Seventh 6
Eighth 9
Total 78

Meals

68.9% of students at Edward 'Duke' Ellington Conservatory of Music & Art at Beckham Academy participate in the free and reduced meal programs.


Grade Free Reduced Paid
Pre Kindergarten 7 0 42
Kindergarten 16 0 76
First 67 0 20
Second 66 1 12
Third 59 1 12
Fourth 74 1 12
Fifth 54 0 19
Sixth 64 1 13
Seventh 40 2 10
Eighth 49 0 10
Total 496 6 226
Total % 68.1% 0.8% 31.0%



Note: student count, ethnicity, gender distribution, special education, bilingual and meal status numbers are based on enrollment information and may differ from FTE numbers reported to the State of Michigan Department of Education. Please contact the Department of Pupil Population Management for official information.