Success Preparatory Academy

  • Success Preparatory Academy serves 436 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Success Preparatory Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Success Preparatory Academy's student population of 436 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 56% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students436 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Success Preparatory Academy
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Success Preparatory Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Success Preparatory Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Success Preparatory Academy is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#966 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Success Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Success Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Success Preparatory Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
16%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Success Preparatory Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
82%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Success Preparatory Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Success Preparatory Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Success Preparatory Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.300.61
This chart display the diversity score of Success Preparatory Academy and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Success Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSuccess Preparatory Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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