Lisa Academy

  • Lisa Academy serves 484 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Lisa Academy placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lisa Academy's student population of 484 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 57% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lisa Academy is ranked within the top 10% of all 999 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lisa Academy is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#51 out of 999 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
21%
2%
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Hispanic
15%
13%
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Black
37%
21%
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White
24%
60%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lisa Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.750.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLisa Academy Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Little Rock Lisa Academy High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 341 students
    0.0 miles
    21 Corporate Hill Dr
    Little Rock, AR 72205
    (501)246-5853
    0.0 9-12 341
  • Little Rock Terry Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 466 students
    0.7 miles
    10800 Mara Lynn Dr
    Little Rock, AR 72211
    (501)447-6500
    0.7 PK-5 466
  • Little Rock Arkansas Virtual Academy Junior Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 630 students
    0.9 miles
    10802 Executive Ctr Dr Ste 205
    Little Rock, AR 72211
    (501)664-4225
    0.9 6-8 630
  • Little Rock Henderson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 772 students
    0.9 miles
    401 Barrow Rd
    Little Rock, AR 72205
    (501)447-2800
    0.9 6-8 772
  • Little Rock Mcdermott Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
    1.0 miles
    1200 Reservoir Rd
    Little Rock, AR 72207
    (501)447-5500
    1.0 PK-5 377

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