South Scioto Academy

707 East Jenkins Ave

Columbus, OH 43207-1318

Tel: (614)445-7684
Grades: KG-6

133 students

South Scioto Academy serves 133 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
South Scioto Academy operates within the South Scioto Academy School District.

Overview

The student population of 133 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 133 students
South Scioto Academy Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
South Scioto Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade South Scioto Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 12:1 18:1
South Scioto Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
South Scioto Academy Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
7%
4%
South Scioto Academy Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
79%
17%
South Scioto Academy Black (2007-2012)
White
9%
73%
South Scioto Academy White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups South Scioto Academy Sch Ethnicity South Scioto Academy Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.37 0.22
South Scioto Academy Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
95%
37%
South Scioto Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
2%
6%
South Scioto Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 133 students has decreased by 25% over five years.
School District Name South Scioto Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 133 1,089
South Scioto Academy School District Number of Students Managed (2007-2012)
District Total Revenue $2 MM $12 MM
South Scioto Academy School District Total Revenue (2007-2009)
District Spending $1 MM $11 MM
South Scioto Academy School District Spending (2007-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,180 $10,997
South Scioto Academy School District Revenue / Student (2007-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,354 $10,473
South Scioto Academy School District Spending / Student (2007-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southmoor Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Park Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ColumbusLincoln Park Elementary School
    579 East Markison Ave
    ColumbusOH 43207
    (614)365-5524
    0.4 mi | 246 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ColumbusSouthmoor Middle School
    1201 Moler Rd
    ColumbusOH 43207
    (614)365-5550
    0.6 mi | 441 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ColumbusSouth High School
    1160 Ann St
    ColumbusOH 43206
    (614)365-5541
    0.7 mi | 487 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ColumbusHeyl Avenue Elementary School
    760 Reinhard Ave
    ColumbusOH 43206
    (614)365-5521
    0.7 mi | 288 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ColumbusFocus Learning Academy Of Southwest Columbus
    Charter School
    190 Southwood Ave
    ColumbusOH 43207
    (614)545-2000
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 266 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Columbus, OH public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.36, which is higher than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Columbus is Gables Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.