Argent Preparatory Academy

Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Argent Preparatory Academy serves 133 students in grades 9-12.
Argent Preparatory Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Argent Preparatory Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

Argent Preparatory Academy's student population of 133 students has declined by 62% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 42% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students133 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Argent Preparatory Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Argent Preparatory Academy is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#639 out of 660 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:120:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
12%
43%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
74%
32%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.440.70
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Graduation Rate
30-39%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState-Sponsored Charter Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Argent Preparatory Academy is Pioneer (alternative) High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carson Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edith West Fritsch Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carson City Edith West Fritsch Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 519 students
    1.1 miles
    504 Bath Street
    Carson City, NV 89701
    (775) 283-1400
    1.1 PK-5 519
  • Carson City Pioneer (alternative) High School Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 148 students
    1.4 miles
    225 E. Park Street
    Carson City, NV 89701
    (775) 283-1300
    1.4 9-12 148
  • Carson City Carson Adult Education Corrections Alternative School
    Grades: AE
    1.5 miles
    301 E. Corbett Street
    Carson City, NV 89706
    (775) 283-1350
    1.5 AE n/a
  • Carson City Carson Adult Education Rg Alternative School
    Grades: AE
    1.5 miles
    300 E. Corbett Street
    Carson City, NV 89706
    (775) 283-1350
    1.5 AE n/a
  • Carson City Mark Twain Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 628 students
    1.5 miles
    2111 Carriage Crest Drive
    Carson City, NV 89703
    (775) 283-1000
    1.5 PK-5 628

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