Believers Academy

5840 Corporate Way Ste 100

West Palm Beach, FL 33407

Tel: (561)340-2507
  • Believers Academy serves 122 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Believers 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.
  • Believers Academy operates within the Palm Beach School District.
  • Palm Beach School District's 82% graduation rate is equal to the Florida state average of 82%.

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School Overview

  • Believers Academy's student population of 122 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students122 students
Believers Academy Total Students (2008-2016)
Gender %Believers Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Believers Academy Total Teachers (2008-2016)
Students by GradeBelievers Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Believers Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Believers Academy is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
54%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Believers Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2016)
Asian
n/a
3%
Believers Academy Asian Students (2008-2010)
Hispanic
18%
32%
Believers Academy Black Students (2008-2016)
Black
59%
23%
Believers Academy Black Students (2008-2016)
White
23%
39%
Believers Academy White Students (2008-2016)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Believers Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBelievers Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.570.46
Believers Academy Diversity Score (2008-2016)
Graduation Rate≤20%
82%
Believers Academy Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
48%
Believers Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
Believers Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Believers Academy is Palm Beach School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Palm Beach School District's student population of 189,145 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 74% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,718 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,873 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NamePalm Beach School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    273
    22
    Number of Students Managed189,14510,175
    Palm Beach School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    56%
    54%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    54%
    52%
    District Graduation Rate
    82%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$1,924 MM$132 MM
    District Spending$1,952 MM$140 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,718$12,987
    District Spending / Student$10,873$13,734
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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