Las Americas Aspira Academy

  • Las Americas Aspira Academy serves 653 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (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 51% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Delaware state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Las Americas Aspira Academy's student population of 653 students has grown by 48% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students653 students
This chart display total students of Las Americas Aspira Academy by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Las Americas Aspira Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Las Americas Aspira Academy's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Las Americas Aspira Academy is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#96 out of 200 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Las Americas Aspira Academy 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)
51%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Las Americas Aspira Academy 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 Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Las Americas Aspira Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Las Americas Aspira Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
58%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Las Americas Aspira Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
16%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Las Americas Aspira Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
25%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Las Americas Aspira Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Las Americas Aspira Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Delaware by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Las Americas Aspira Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.580.53
This chart display the diversity score of Las Americas Aspira Academy 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 Las Americas Aspira Academy 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLas Americas Aspira Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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