Kuumba Academy Charter School

  • Kuumba Academy Charter School serves 629 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 32% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Delaware state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Kuumba Academy Charter School's student population of 629 students has grown by 48% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 53% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students629 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Kuumba Academy Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kuumba Academy Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kuumba Academy Charter School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Overall School Rank#146 out of 200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kuumba Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kuumba Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kuumba Academy Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kuumba Academy Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kuumba Academy Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
92%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kuumba Academy Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kuumba Academy Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kuumba Academy Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.150.54
This chart display the diversity score of Kuumba Academy Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kuumba Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kuumba Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKuumba Academy Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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