Desert Pointe Academy

Desert Pointe Academy serves 33 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Desert Pointe Academy's student population of 33 students has declined by 42% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
33 students
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Desert Pointe Academy is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≤20%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≤20%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
American Indian
9%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
49%
45%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
30%
38%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
≥50%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 33 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 5% in AZ)

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