Founders Academy Of Las Vegas

  • Founders Academy Of Las Vegas serves 564 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (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 53% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • Founders Academy Of Las Vegas's student population of 564 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students564 students
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Founders Academy Of Las Vegas by grade.

School Comparison

  • Founders Academy Of Las Vegas's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Founders Academy Of Las Vegas is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. 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#179 out of 620 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
40%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio31:120:1
Asian
2%
5%
Hispanic
24%
42%
Black
5%
11%
White
60%
33%
Two or more races
9%
6%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Founders Academy Of Las Vegas.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score0.580.48
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState-sponsored Charter s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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