Lakewood City Academy

13465 Franklin Blvd

Lakewood, OH 44107-4712

Grades: 5-12

156 students

Lakewood City Academy serves 156 students in grades 5-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Lakewood City Academy operates within the Lakewood City Academy School District.

Overview

The student population of 156 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Total Students 156 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 18:1
Hispanic
7%
4%
Black
21%
17%
White
66%
73%
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.52 0.22
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a 34%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a 6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 156 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $6,225 is less than the state average of $10,997. The district revenue/student has declined by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $6,006 is less than the state average of $10,473. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Lakewood City Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 156 905
District Total Revenue $1 MM $12 MM
District Spending $1 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $6,225 $10,997
District Spending / Student $6,006 $10,473
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lakewood High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Garfield Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harrison Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LakewoodLakewood High School
    14100 Franklin Blvd
    LakewoodOH 44107
    (216)529-4028
    0.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1820 students                      
  • Lakewood Garfield Middle School
    13114 Detroit Ave
    LakewoodOH 44107
    (216)529-4241
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 603 students                      
  • LakewoodHarrison Elementary School
    2080 Quail St
    LakewoodOH 44107
    (216)529-4230
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 409 students                      
  • LakewoodRoosevelt Elementary School
    14237 Athens Ave
    LakewoodOH 44107
    (216)529-4224
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 288 students                      
  • LakewoodEmerson Elementary School
    13439 Clifton Blvd
    LakewoodOH 44107
    (216)529-4254
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 538 students                      

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