Plaza Park International Prep Academy

  • Plaza Park International Prep Academy serves 651 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Plaza Park International Prep Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

School Overview

  • Plaza Park International Prep Academy's student population of 651 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students651 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plaza Park International Prep Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Plaza Park International Prep Academy is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank
47%
31%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
55%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
17%
12%
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White
65%
69%
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Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Plaza Park International Prep Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.540.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Plaza Park International Prep Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvansville Vanderburgh Corp School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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