Academy For Positive Learning

  • Academy For Positive Learning serves 142 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Academy For Positive Learning placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Academy For Positive Learning's student population of 142 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy For Positive Learning is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy For Positive Learning is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Academy For Positive Learning and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Academy For Positive Learning and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Academy For Positive Learning and the percentage of Asian students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
46%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Academy For Positive Learning and the percentage of Hispanic students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
11%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Academy For Positive Learning and the percentage of Black students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
30%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Academy For Positive Learning and the percentage of White students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Academy For Positive Learning and the percentage of students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Academy For Positive Learning.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.690.46
This chart display the diversity score of Academy For Positive Learning and the average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Academy For Positive Learning and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Academy For Positive Learning and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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