Omega Academy (Closed 2014)

5757 West Mcdowell Rd
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 63%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 77%) for the 2011-12 school year.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students (11-12)89 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
<50%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Omega Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
<50%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Omega Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
American Indian (11-12)
2%
5%
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Asian (11-12)
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Omega Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic (11-12)
87%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Omega Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black (11-12)
6%
5%
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White (11-12)
5%
42%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Omega Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian (11-12)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (11-12)
n/a
2%
Diversity Score
n/a0.65
This chart display the diversity score of Omega Academy and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (11-12)
96%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Omega Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
2%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Omega Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOmega Schools D.B.A. Omega Academy Inc. School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Omega Academy is Maryvale High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Charles W. Harris School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Charles W. Harris School Math: 20% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,192 student
    0.5 miles
    2252 North 55th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85035
    (623) 691-4800
    0.5 K-8 1,192
  • Phoenix Byron A. Barry School
    Grades: PK-5 | 165 students
    0.7 miles
    2533 N. 60th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85035
    (623) 691-4000
    0.7 PK-5 165
  • Phoenix Sunridge Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 552 students
    0.8 miles
    6244 W Roosevelt St
    Phoenix, AZ 85043
    (623) 707-4600
    0.8 PK-5 552
  • Phoenix Palm Lane Math: 40% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 843 students
    0.9 miles
    2043 N. 64th Dr.
    Phoenix, AZ 85035
    (623) 691-4000
    0.9 PK-8 843
  • Phoenix Cartwright School Math: 19% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 751 students
    1.0 miles
    2825 N. 59th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85031
    (623) 691-4100
    1 K-8 751
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