Step Academy Charter School

  • Step Academy Charter School serves 278 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Step Academy Charter School's student population of 278 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Step Academy Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Step Academy Charter School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#1308 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Step Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Step Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Step Academy Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
100%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Step Academy Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Step Academy Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Step Academy Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Scoren/a0.53
This chart display the diversity score of Step Academy Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-89%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Step Academy Charter School and public school graduation rate of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Step Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Step Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStep Academy Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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