American Preparatory Academy - Salem

  • American Preparatory Academy - Salem serves 498 students in grades Kindergarten-10.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • American Preparatory Academy - Salem placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • American Preparatory Academy - Salem's student population of 498 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-10
Total Students498 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • American Preparatory Academy - Salem is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 932 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of American Preparatory Academy - Salem is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#530 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
12%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
87%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
2%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in American Preparatory Academy - Salem.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.230.41
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Graduation Rate21-39%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmerican Preparatory Academy - Salem School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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