James Madison Preparatory School

  • James Madison Preparatory School serves 194 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • James Madison Preparatory School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

James Madison Preparatory School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • James Madison Preparatory School's student population of 194 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students194 students
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School Comparison

  • James Madison Preparatory School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of James Madison Preparatory School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank#597 out of 2111 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
68%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.490.65
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
78%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJames Madison Preparatory School District

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volley Ball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Business Club, Chess Club, Choir, Drama, Drumline, Jazz Band, Newspaper, Strings, Yearbook, YMCA Youth and Government
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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