Everglades Preparatory Academy High School

  • Everglades Preparatory Academy High School serves 528 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Everglades Preparatory Academy High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • Everglades Preparatory Academy High School's student population of 528 students has grown by 48% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 140% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students528 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Everglades Preparatory Academy High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 36:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Everglades Preparatory Academy High School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2767 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Everglades Preparatory Academy High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
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Hispanic
82%
31%
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Black
11%
23%
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White
7%
40%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Everglades Preparatory Academy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.310.46
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Graduation Rate80-84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Everglades Preparatory Academy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Everglades Preparatory Academy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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