Academy For Career Exploration

Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Academy For Career Exploration serves 200 students in grades 9-12.
Academy For Career Exploration placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 28%) for the 2017-18 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 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Academy For Career Exploration places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Academy For Career Exploration's student population of 200 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students200 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Academy For Career Exploration is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 287 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Academy For Career Exploration is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall Testing Rank
#246 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
80%
25%
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Black
16%
9%
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White
1%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.340.60
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Graduation Rate
70-79%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameProvidence School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Academy For Career Exploration is Urban Collaborative Program (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carl G. Lauro El. School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Providence Urban Collaborative Program Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 136 students
    0.1 miles
    75 Carpenter Street
    Providence, RI 02903
    (401) 272-0881
    0.1 7-9 136
  • Providence Carl G. Lauro El. School Math: 6% | Reading: 5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 829 students
    0.2 miles
    99 Kenyon Street
    Providence, RI 02903
    (401) 456-9391
    0.2 K-5 829
  • Providence Classical High School Math: 64% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,126 student
    0.3 miles
    770 Westminster Street
    Providence, RI 02903
    (401) 456-9145
    0.3 9-12 1,126
  • Providence Rini Middle College Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 264 students
    0.3 miles
    150 Washington Street, 4th Flo
    Providence, RI 02903
    (401) 680-4900
    0.3 9-12 264
  • Providence Central High School Math: 9% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,221 student
    0.4 miles
    70 Fricker Street
    Providence, RI 02903
    (401) 456-9111
    0.4 9-12 1,221

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