Acceleration Academy (Closed 2018)

  • Acceleration Academy served 213 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was <50% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Acceleration Academy placed in the top 1% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is , and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment was 90% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students213 students
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
54%
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
31%
33%
Black
53%
22%
White
10%
38%
Two or more races
3%
4%
Diversity Score0.620.70
Graduation Rate (16-17)≤5%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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