3101 Justina Road
Jacksonville, FL 32277
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Grasp Academy serves 336 students in grades 1-8.
Grasp Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 12% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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Grasp Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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School Overview

Grasp Academy's student population of 336 students has grown by 49% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-8
Total Students
336 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Grasp Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Grasp Academy is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3559 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
5%
33%
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Black
27%
22%
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White
64%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 1-8
  • Students: 336 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Btm 50%)

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