Orange Youth Academy

Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Orange Youth Academy serves 52 students in grades 6-12.
Orange Youth Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida 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 <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Orange Youth Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Orange Youth Academy's student population of 52 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students52 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Orange Youth Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Orange Youth Academy is 0.57, 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 Testing Rank
#2927 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
21%
33%
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Black
60%
22%
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White
17%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Orange Youth Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
3%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Orange Youth Academy is Juvenile Offenders Program (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Catalina Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Orlando Juvenile Offenders Program Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 14 students
    0.3 miles
    3741 Vision Blvd
    Orlando, FL 32839
    (407) 836-3326
    0.3 7-12 14
  • Orlando Catalina Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 702 students
    0.9 miles
    2448 29th St
    Orlando, FL 32805
    (407) 245-1735
    0.9 PK-5 702
  • Orlando Memorial Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 767 students
    1.0 miles
    2220 W 29th St
    Orlando, FL 32805
    (407) 245-1810
    1 6-8 767
  • Orlando Prosperitas Leadership Academy Charter Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students
    1.4 miles
    4526 S Orange Blossom Trl
    Orlando, FL 32839
    (407) 854-3945
    1.4 9-12 140
  • Orlando Pineloch Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 860 students
    1.6 miles
    3101 Woods Ave
    Orlando, FL 32805
    (407) 245-1825
    1.6 PK-5 860

School Reviews

5  
This facility is wonderful my son progressed immediately each time I went there staff was wonderful caring my child loved everyone Ms Kane his therapist was wonderful my son realy opened up to her and cared for her Mr Powell was a sweatheart you can see how he cared for these kids. Parents to be afraid of putting your kids here they will be in great hands and recieve the help they need my child is a diffrent person God bless the wonderful staff at this Academy
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