Amerischools Academy - Yuma

  • Amerischools Academy - Yuma serves 162 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Amerischools Academy - Yuma placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Amerischools Academy - Yuma's student population of 162 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students162 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Amerischools Academy - Yuma is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Amerischools Academy - Yuma is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#861 out of 1897 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
73%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
22%
38%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.420.65
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThe Charter Foundation Inc. School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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