Kissimmee Charter Academy

Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Kissimmee Charter Academy serves 770 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Kissimmee Charter Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Kissimmee Charter Academy's student population of 770 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students770 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

Kissimmee Charter Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Kissimmee Charter Academy is 0.40, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1458 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
76%
33%
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Black
10%
22%
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White
11%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.400.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOsceola School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kissimmee Charter Academy is Avant Garde Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Parkway Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kissimmee Parkway Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 939 students
    0.7 miles
    857 Florida Pkwy
    Kissimmee, FL 34743
    (407) 344-7000
    0.7 6-8 939
  • Kissimmee Boggy Creek Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 708 students
    0.8 miles
    810 Florida Pkwy
    Kissimmee, FL 34743
    (407) 344-5060
    0.8 PK-5 708
  • Kissimmee Mill Creek Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 963 students
    1.0 miles
    1700 Mill Slough Rd
    Kissimmee, FL 34744
    (407) 935-3660
    1 PK-5 963
  • Kissimmee Denn John Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 868 students
    1.5 miles
    2001 Denn John Ln
    Kissimmee, FL 34744
    (407) 935-3560
    1.5 6-8 868
  • Kissimmee Avant Garde Academy Charter School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 604 students
    1.7 miles
    2880 N Orange Blossom Trl
    Kissimmee, FL 34744
    (321) 697-3800
    1.7 6-12 604

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