1300 Sw 30th Ave
Boynton Beach, FL 33426
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
South Technical Preparatory Academy serves 530 students in grades 6-8.
South Technical Preparatory Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

South Technical Preparatory Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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School Overview

South Technical Preparatory Academy's student population of 530 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 41% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
530 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

South Technical Preparatory Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of South Technical Preparatory Academy is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2539 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
38:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
48%
33%
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Black
42%
22%
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White
7%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 530 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 38:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59 (Top 50%)

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