Pataula Charter Academy

  • Pataula Charter Academy serves 555 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is equal to the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • Pataula Charter Academy's student population of 555 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students555 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Pataula Charter Academy
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pataula Charter Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pataula Charter Academy is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1130 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pataula Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pataula Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
15%
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Black
17%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pataula Charter Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
76%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pataula Charter Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pataula Charter Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.390.42
This chart display the diversity score of Pataula Charter Academy and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥90%
82%
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pataula Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pataula Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCommission Charter s- Pataula Charter Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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