Andrew Jackson Academy

  • Andrew Jackson Academy serves 657 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Andrew Jackson Academy's student population of 657 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students657 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Andrew Jackson Academy's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Andrew Jackson Academy is 0.24, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#1217 out of 1,367 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
9%
16%
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Black
87%
34%
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White
1%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.240.41
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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