New Life Charter Academy

  • New Life Charter Academy serves 129 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • New Life Charter Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

New Life Charter Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • New Life Charter Academy's student population of 129 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 75% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students129 students
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of New Life Charter Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • New Life Charter Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Life Charter Academy is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1751 out of 3650 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Life Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Life Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Hispanic
21%
33%
Black
73%
22%
White
4%
38%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Life Charter Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.430.70
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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