Southgate Academy

  • Southgate Academy serves 547 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Southgate Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.

School Overview

  • Southgate Academy's student population of 547 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students547 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Southgate Academy
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Southgate Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Southgate Academy is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank#2088 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
11%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
81%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
6%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.260.65
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Graduation Rate80-89%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthgate Academy Inc. School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  4.25 out of 5  (4 reviews)
5  
My son started school at September as a forth grade, he catch up fast ,all staff are really friendly and helpful.
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5  
The school renovations look beautiful! There are teachers there who genuinely care for your child and their education and go the extra mile for your kids. As of the now the teachers are currently taking extra time out of their summers to work with DOE specialists on learning new teaching techniques. The receptionists are very friendly too.
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5  
I just started as the 4th grade math/science teacher. I will say the students are a handful and there are no major materials in my classroom. But I can look past that. I am there for the kids. I am thankful I have finally achieved my dream of becoming a 4th grade teacher. I will pour my heart into these kids and use my own money to make my classroom my own. I LOVE IT THERE!
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2  
This is a ridiculous excuse for a school. It is a dangerous place where education takes a backseat to drugs and violence. There are no resources for the students to learn.
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