Beacon Academy (Closed 2018)

  • Beacon Academy served 26 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was lower than the Indiana state average of 83%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥50% (which was lower than the Indiana state average of 80%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Beacon Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 was higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students26 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank (13-14)#1748 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
83%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:117:1
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
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12%
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Black
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13%
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White
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68%
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Hawaiian
100%
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Two or more races
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5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Beacon Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.000.51
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Graduation Rate<50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Beacon Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeacon Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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