Beacon Academy Of Nevada

  • Beacon Academy Of Nevada serves 384 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Beacon Academy Of Nevada placed in the top 30% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68%.

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School Overview

  • Beacon Academy Of Nevada's student population of 384 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 52% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students384 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beacon Academy Of Nevada is ranked within the top 30% of all 622 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 38:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Beacon Academy Of Nevada is 0.71, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#149 out of 622 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio38:121:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
38%
43%
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Black
18%
11%
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White
34%
32%
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Hawaiian
3%
1%
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Two or more races
4%
6%
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Diversity Score0.710.70
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Graduation Rate
60%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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

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