Legacy Scholars Academy

  • Legacy Scholars Academy serves 34 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Legacy Scholars Academy's student population of 34 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students34 students
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Legacy Scholars Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Legacy Scholars Academy's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Legacy Scholars Academy is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2728 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
57%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio6:116:1
American Indian
2%
n/a
Hispanic
5%
32%
Black
42%
22%
White
51%
39%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Legacy Scholars Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.570.46
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
29%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVolusia School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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