Ambassadors Preparatory Academy

  • Ambassadors Preparatory Academy serves 294 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ambassadors Preparatory Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas 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 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Ambassadors Preparatory Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Ambassadors Preparatory Academy's student population of 294 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ambassadors Preparatory Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ambassadors Preparatory Academy is 0.62, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#6585 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
27%
52%
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Black
54%
13%
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White
14%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.620.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmbassadors Preparatory Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Ambassadors Preparatory Academy is Odyssey Academy - Galveston (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Galveston Odyssey Academy - Galveston Charter School
    Grades: PK-12 | 843 students
    0.7 miles
    6001 Stewart Rd
    Galveston, TX 77551
    (409)750-9289
    0.7 PK-12 843
  • Galveston Ball High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1998 students
    0.8 miles
    4115 Ave O
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)766-5700
    0.8 9-12 1998
  • Galveston Galveston Co J J A E P Alternative School
    Grades: 9-11 | 3 students
    0.9 miles
    3904 Ave T
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)766-5800
    0.9 9-11 3
  • Galveston Parker Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 538 students
    1.2 miles
    6802 Jones Dr
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)761-6600
    1.2 PK-4 538
  • Galveston Burnet/ecu Charter School
    Grades: PK-4 | 474 students
    1.4 miles
    5501 Ave S
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)761-6470
    1.4 PK-4 474

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