Little Rock Prep Academy

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Little Rock Prep Academy serves 213 students in grades 5-8.
Little Rock Prep Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Little Rock Prep Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Little Rock Prep Academy's student population of 213 students has grown by 80% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students213 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Little Rock Prep Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Little Rock Prep Academy is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#782 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
11%
13%
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Black
87%
20%
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White
2%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.230.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLittle Rock Preparatory Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Little Rock Prep Academy is Central High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ark. School For The Blind High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Little Prep Academy Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Little Rock Central High School Math: 37% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,347 students
    0.2 miles
    1500 Park St
    Little Rock, AR 72202
    (501) 447-1400
    0.2 9-12 2,347
  • Little Rock Little Prep Academy Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 348 students
    0.2 miles
    1616 S Spring St
    Little Rock, AR 72206
    (501) 683-1855
    0.2 K-4 348
  • Little Rock M.l. King Magnet Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 468 students
    0.5 miles
    907 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
    Little Rock, AR 72202
    (501) 447-5100
    0.5 PK-5 468
  • Little Rock Premier High School Of Little Rock Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 114 students
    0.5 miles
    1621 Dr Martin Luther King Dr
    Little Rock, AR 72206
    (501) 400-4873
    0.5 9-12 114
  • Little Rock Ark. School For The Blind Elementary School Special Education School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 46 students
    0.8 miles
    2600 W Markham St
    Little Rock, AR 72205
    (501) 296-1810
    0.8 PK-6 46

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