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Derrick Thomas Elementary Academy

Derrick Thomas Elementary Academy is a coeducational public charter school for students in grades Kindergarten through 5.

Institution Type: Public Setting: Urban


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Engaging curriculum, house team setting, rich technology and higher-level thinking.



Public charter schools are supported through lower levels of direct, public funding, as well as though private subsidies. As with district public schools, they do not charge tuition to students who attend them.

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 511
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 20
Kindergarten 95
1 98
2 84
3 83
4 79
5 72

Derrick Thomas Elementary Academy's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Derrick Thomas Elementary Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 19 : 1
Gender 56% Male / 44% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

86% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Derrick Thomas Elementary Academy.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 3%
Multi-racial 1%
Hispanic/Latino 13%
Black or African American 83%
Contact   Shane Knight
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