Phoenix Academy (Closed 2014)

Phoenix Academy served 194 students in grades 8-10.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 15-19% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-10
Total Students194 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Phoenix Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
35-39%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
15-19%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
34%
33%
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Black
22%
22%
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White
40%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Phoenix Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.680.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Phoenix Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSarasota School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Phoenix Academy is Sarasota High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Suncoast School For Innovative Studies (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alta Vista Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sarasota Alta Vista Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 589 students
    0.3 miles
    1050 S Euclid Ave
    Sarasota, FL 34237
    (941) 361-6400
    0.3 K-5 589
  • Sarasota Sarasota High School Math: 61% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,117 students
    0.3 miles
    2155 Bahia Vista St
    Sarasota, FL 34239
    (941) 955-0181
    0.3 9-12 2,117
  • Sarasota Suncoast School For Innovative Studies Charter School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 389 students
    0.5 miles
    845 S School Ave
    Sarasota, FL 34237
    (941) 952-5277
    0.5 PK-8 389
  • Sarasota Southside Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 767 students
    1.2 miles
    1901 Webber St
    Sarasota, FL 34239
    (941) 361-6420
    1.2 PK-5 767
  • Sarasota Brookside Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 72% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 752 students
    1.5 miles
    3636 S Shade Ave
    Sarasota, FL 34239
    (941) 361-6472
    1.5 6-8 752
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