Grand Center Arts Academy Middle School

  • Grand Center Arts Academy Middle School serves 319 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Grand Center Arts Academy Middle School's student population of 319 students has declined by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 47% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grand Center Arts Academy Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grand Center Arts Academy Middle School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1875 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grand Center Arts Academy Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
63%
16%
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White
28%
72%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grand Center Arts Academy Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.530.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grand Center Arts Academy Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Center Arts Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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