1798 Queen City Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45214
Rating
1/
10
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
587 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Orion Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,233 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#2979 out of 3233 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
18:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 587 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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