Universal Academy

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4612 Lonyo St

Detroit, MI 48210

(313) 581-5006

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Grades: K - 12

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 676

Students Per Teacher: 21

Parent Reviews

27 Parent Reviews for Universal Academy

Congratulations to Universal Academy and to the HES Family for ranking as the 10th best high school in the state of Michigan according to the Mackinac Center for Public Policy's Michigan Public High School Context and Performance Report Card.

Posted by a teacher on 11/24/14

100% of UA graduates are accepted into college. We are also honored by the recognition and awards that distinguish Universal Academy from its peers and underscore our commitment to excellence, including: Detroit Skillman Foundation s Good School Award Title I Distinguished School of the Year (2010) ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 08/28/14

The teachers here need to go back and learn how to spell...But overall good school.

Posted by a other on 08/18/13

All I have to say is that parents should get they're kids to this school. My child has been in this school for about 5 years and this is they're school when they got in the school they didn't even know one word ow they can even teach me !!!!!

Posted by a parent on 08/01/13

I rate this school a five star because it has great and cooperative teachers the programs are great. Also that they're are after school programs to teach student and parents learn English and get them better education. It's the best school ever! The only problem we have is that the school is small we ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/01/13

First, the staff is very dedicated and genuinely concerned about student success. Second, the lunches are homemade and are excellent. In addition, there is technology implemented throughout the curriculum to keep students current. Each classroom gets computers for the whole class! There are also tablets ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 06/20/13

Universal Academy is K-12. It has a safe environment. Multicaltural school with a different programs. Also using technology in all calasses.

Posted by a teacher on 06/18/13

Universal Academy is a small school. All teachers try their best to collaborate with one another. Some students careless and not listen to their teachers. As far as the admans, barely there is any communications and you would get lost between what they exactly need or want from you.

Posted by a teacher on 06/17/13

Universal Academy is a unique school in the city of Detroit. It is very welcoming to English language learners, especially those who speak Arabic. It is planning to build a brand new facility next year. Universal Academy is a k-12 school, with small class sizes, a large tutorial staff on board, dedicated ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 06/16/13

Universal Academy is a wonderful school. Teachers maintain high expectations of all students and work hard to collaborate and do what is best for each individual child.

Posted by a teacher on 06/16/13

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Test scores for Universal Academy

MME* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
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* In 2011-2012 Michigan used the Michigan Merit Examination (MME) to assess students in grade 11 in reading, writing, math, science and social studies. The MME is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Michigan. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Detroit schools — Universal Academy is located at 4612 Lonyo St, Detroit MI 48210. 4612 Lonyo St is in the 48210 ZIP code in Detroit, MI The school district for Universal Academy is the Universal Academy. Universal Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 12.
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