Phoenix Academy Community School

2238 Jefferson Ave,

Toledo, OH, 43624-1120

Tel: (614)995-1985
Grades: 7-12

671 students

Phoenix Academy Community School serves 671 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 42:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Phoenix Academy Community School operates within the Phoenix Academy Community School District.

Overview

The student population of 671 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 671 students
Phoenix Academy Community School Total Students (2004-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Phoenix Academy Community School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Phoenix Academy Community School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 42:1 has increased from 32:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 42:1 18:1
Phoenix Academy Community School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Phoenix Academy Community School Asian (2006-2009)
Hispanic
8%
4%
Phoenix Academy Community School Hispanic (2004-2012)
Black
38%
17%
Phoenix Academy Community School Black (2004-2012)
White
46%
73%
Phoenix Academy Community School White (2004-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Phoenix Academy Community School Sch Ethnicity Phoenix Academy Community School 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.
0.64 0.79
Phoenix Academy Community School Diversity Score (2004-2012)
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.
n/a 37%
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 671 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Phoenix Academy Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 671 1,089
Phoenix Academy Community  School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a% 87%
District Total Revenue $6 MM $12 MM
Phoenix Academy Community  School District Total Revenue (2004-2009)
District Spending $7 MM $11 MM
Phoenix Academy Community  School District Spending (2004-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,587 $10,997
Phoenix Academy Community  School District Revenue / Student (2004-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,429 $10,473
Phoenix Academy Community  School District Spending / Student (2004-2009)
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 Polly Fox Academy Community School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Alternative Education Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alternative Education Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Toledo Polly Fox Academy Community School
    Charter School
    2238 Jefferson Ave
    Toledo , OH , 43624
    (419)720-4500
    Charter School
    0  mi  |  141  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Toledo Life Skills Center Of Toledo
    Charter School
    1830 Adams St
    Toledo , OH , 43624
    (419)241-5504
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  123  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Toledo Alternative Education Academy
    Charter School
    1830 Adams St
    Toledo , OH , 43624
    (330)253-8680
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  1864  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Toledo Madison Avenue School Of Arts
    Charter School
    1511 Madison Ave
    Toledo , OH , 43604
    (419)259-4000
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  572  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Toledo Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Toledo School For The Arts
    Charter School
    333 14th St
    Toledo , OH , 43604
    (419)246-8732
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  570  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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