Career Academy Middle School

3801 Cresent Circle - Suite B

South Bend, IN 46628

  • Career Academy Middle School serves 377 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Career Academy Middle School 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Career Academy Middle School's student population of 377 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students377 students
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Career Academy Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Career Academy Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Career Academy Middle School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
55%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
64%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
13%
11%
Black
32%
12%
White
47%
69%
Two or more races
7%
5%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Career Academy Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.660.28
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
41%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCareer Academy Middle School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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