Cougar Academy

  • Cougar Academy serves 208 students in grades 1-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Cougar Academy's student population of 208 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Total Students208 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Cougar Academy
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Cougar Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
46%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
63%
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
Hispanic
35%
11%
Black
61%
15%
White
4%
66%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cougar Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.510.27
Graduation Rate60-79%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
41%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrisburg City SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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