Central Academy Of Excellence

  • Central Academy Of Excellence serves 499 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Central Academy Of Excellence placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri 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 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Central Academy Of Excellence's student population of 499 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Academy Of Excellence is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,076 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Academy Of Excellence is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank (15-16)#1895 out of 2076 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
91%
16%
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White
5%
71%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.170.47
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Graduation Rate55-59%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Academy Of Excellence and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKansas City 33 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school and elementary school to Central Academy Of Excellence is Contract (0.3 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Central Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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