Pembroke Academy


Pembroke Academy is the sole public charter elementary school serving grades K-8 in Detroit, Michigan, with a total enrollment of 348 students. This standout school has consistently outperformed the state average in academic performance, ranking among the top elementary schools in Michigan and improving from a 2-star to a 5-star rating over the past three years.

Pembroke Academy boasts exceptional academic achievements, with 66.7% of 3rd graders, 71.9% of 4th graders, and 76.5% of 5th graders proficient or better in English Language Arts, significantly higher than the state averages of 40.9%, 44.3%, and 43.9%, respectively. The school also outperforms the state in Math and Science, making it a standout educational institution in the region.

Despite serving a predominantly African American student population (88.79%) and a high percentage of free/reduced lunch recipients (94.25%), indicating significant socioeconomic challenges, Pembroke Academy has managed to maintain a diverse student body, with representation from white, Hispanic, and multiracial students. This diversity, combined with the school's academic excellence and improving statewide ranking, makes it a unique and valuable asset to the Detroit community.

District Detail

 19940 Mansfield St
Detroit, MI 48235-2332

 (313) 933-9727

SchoolDigger Rank:
32nd of 606 Michigan districts

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Grades served: K-8
Students: 348

Primary Schools: 1
Middle Schools: 0
High Schools: 0
Alternative Schools: 0

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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Michigan Department of Education.

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