Sierra Summit Academy served 36 students in grades 8-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 62%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 74%) for the 2009-10 school year.
Minority enrollment was 22% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which was lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
36 students
This chart display total students of Sierra Summit Academy by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers
n/a
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
<50%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sierra Summit Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
<50%
74%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
American Indian
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sierra Summit Academy and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sierra Summit Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
46%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sierra Summit Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sierra Summit Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
78%
36%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sierra Summit Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sierra Summit Academy.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score
0.38
This chart display the diversity score of Sierra Summit Academy and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(10-11)
60-79%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sierra Summit Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sierra Summit Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School District Name
Sierra Summit Academy School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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