Orion Academy

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1/
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Bottom 50%
Orion Academy serves 587 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Orion Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio 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 16% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black).

School Overview

Orion Academy's student population of 587 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students587 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Orion Academy
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Orion Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,255 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Orion Academy is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#3143 out of 3255 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
62%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
91%
17%
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White
3%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.170.48
This chart display the diversity score of Orion Academy and the public school average diversity score of Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Orion Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Orion Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrion Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Orion Academy is Oyler School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cincinnati Oyler School Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 693 students
    0.6 miles
    2121 Hatmaker St
    Cincinnati, OH 45204
    (513) 363-4100
    0.6 PK-12 693
  • Cincinnati Roberts Academy: A Paideia Learning Community Math: 32% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 775 students
    0.6 miles
    1702 Grand Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45214
    (513) 363-4600
    0.6 PK-8 775
  • Cincinnati Rees E. Price Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 491 students
    0.8 miles
    1228 Considine Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45204
    (513) 363-0000
    0.8 PK-6 491
  • Cincinnati Leap Academy At North Fairmont Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 142 students
    0.9 miles
    2001 Baltimore Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45225
    (513) 363-0000
    0.9 PK-3 142
  • Cincinnati Cincinnati Technology Academy Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 230 students
    1.2 miles
    3800 Glenway Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45205
    (513) 471-7323
    1.2 K-12 230

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