Gila Preparatory Academy High School (Closed 2012)

Gila Preparatory Academy High School served 55 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 62%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 77%) for the 2010-11 school year.
Minority enrollment was 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students55 students
This chart display total students of Gila Preparatory Academy High School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Gila Preparatory Academy High School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
<50%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gila Preparatory Academy High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
<50%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gila Preparatory Academy High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
American Indian
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Gila Preparatory Academy High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
40%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gila Preparatory Academy High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gila Preparatory Academy High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
49%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gila Preparatory Academy High School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gila Preparatory Academy High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score
0.600.65
This chart display the diversity score of Gila Preparatory Academy High School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(10-11)
40-59%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch (08-09)
6%
39%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGila Educational Group DBA Gila Preparatory Academy School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gila Preparatory Academy High School is Safford High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Safford Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lafe Nelson School (1.0 miles away)
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