City Academy

  • City Academy serves 116 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • City Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • City Academy's student population of 116 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students116 students
This chart display total students of City Academy by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of City Academy
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of City Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • City Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,766 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of City Academy is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of City Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)<50%
60%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of City Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in City Academy and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
54%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in City Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in City Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
29%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in City Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in City Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in City Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in City Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.610.34
This chart display the diversity score of City Academy and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate65-69%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of City Academy and public school graduation rate of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in City Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in City Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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