Focus Learning Academy Of Southwest Columbus

  • Focus Learning Academy Of Southwest Columbus serves 265 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 29%.

School Overview

  • Focus Learning Academy Of Southwest Columbus's student population of 265 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students265 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Focus Learning Academy Of Southwest Columbus's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Focus Learning Academy Of Southwest Columbus is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio33:118:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
5%
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Black
23%
16%
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White
67%
71%
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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Diversity Score0.500.25
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Graduation Rate30-34%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFocus Learning Academy of Southwest Columbus School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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