College Park Academy

  • College Park Academy serves 432 students in grades 6-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is equal to the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • College Park Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • College Park Academy's student population of 432 students has grown by 43% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 137% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • College Park Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 38:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of College Park Academy is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#679 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of College Park Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of College Park Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:115:1
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Asian
5%
6%
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Hispanic
15%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in College Park Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
65%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in College Park Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
10%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in College Park Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in College Park Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.550.71
This chart display the diversity score of College Park Academy and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in College Park Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in College Park Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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