2415 Bob Phillips Rd
Bartow, FL 33830
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Bartow Youth Academy serves 29 students in grades 6-12.
Bartow Youth Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Bartow Youth Academy's student population of 29 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
29 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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School Rankings

Bartow Youth Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bartow Youth Academy is 0.35, 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2971 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
29:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
7%
33%
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Black
79%
22%
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White
14%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
53%
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 29 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 29:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Btm 50%)

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