Performance Based Preparatory Academy

  • Performance Based Preparatory Academy serves 107 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Performance Based Preparatory Academy's student population of 107 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students107 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Performance Based Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)≤20%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Performance Based Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
31%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Performance Based Preparatory Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
39%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Performance Based Preparatory Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
25%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Performance Based Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Performance Based Preparatory Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.700.70
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Graduation Rate30-34%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Performance Based Preparatory 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 (15-16)
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Performance Based Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Lucie School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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