Explorer Academy

  • Explorer Academy serves 176 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Explorer Academy's student population of 176 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students176 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Explorer Academy's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Explorer Academy is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1519 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
81%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
10%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Explorer Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.330.41
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Graduation Rate50-59%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Kitsap School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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