Academic Center For Excellence

  • Academic Center For Excellence serves 265 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Academic Center For Excellence placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Academic Center For Excellence's student population of 265 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students265 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Academic Center For Excellence
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academic Center For Excellence is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academic Center For Excellence is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#916 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Academic Center For Excellence and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Academic Center For Excellence and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Academic Center For Excellence and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Academic Center For Excellence and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Academic Center For Excellence and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
88%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Academic Center For Excellence and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Academic Center For Excellence. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.220.58
This chart display the diversity score of Academic Center For Excellence and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate55-59%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Academic Center For Excellence and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Academic Center For Excellence and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCabot School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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