Equipo Academy

  • Equipo Academy serves 559 students in grades 6-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Equipo Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Nevada state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • Equipo Academy's student population of 559 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-11
Total Students559 students
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Equipo Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Equipo Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 622 schools in Nevada (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has increased from 33:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Equipo Academy is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall School Rank#493 out of 622 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
40%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio35:120:1
Hispanic
94%
42%
Black
2%
11%
White
4%
33%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Equipo Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.120.70
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState-Sponsored Charter Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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