Academy For Career Exploration

  • Academy For Career Exploration serves 202 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

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School Overview

  • Academy For Career Exploration's student population of 202 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy For Career Exploration's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy For Career Exploration is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank#241 out of 284 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
81%
25%
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Black
16%
8%
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White
3%
59%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.36
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Graduation Rate80-89%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameProvidence School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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