James Madison Preparatory School

  • James Madison Preparatory School serves 184 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • James Madison Preparatory School's student population of 184 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students184 students
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#434 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
68%
38%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.490.65
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Graduation Rate≥90%
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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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We have three children at this school and love it for it's dedication to its students and variety of extracurricular programs. High standards of academics and character of students and good teachers are a plus.
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