Capital College Preparatory Academy (Closed 2014)

Capital College Preparatory Academy served 273 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 63% (which was higher than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 51% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 66% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
63%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Capital College Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
51%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Capital College Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Capital College Preparatory Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
2%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Capital College Preparatory Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
56%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Capital College Preparatory Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
34%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Capital College Preparatory Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Capital College Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Capital College Preparatory Academy.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.57
This chart display the diversity score of Capital College Preparatory Academy and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Capital College Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
40%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Capital College Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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