Sumter Prep Academy

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Sumter Prep Academy serves 75 students in grades 3-12.
Sumter Prep 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Sumter Prep Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Sumter Prep Academy's student population of 75 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 3-12
Total Students75 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Sumter Prep Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sumter Prep Academy is 0.64, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3583 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
12%
33%
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Black
47%
22%
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White
36%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.70
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Graduation Rate
≤20%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
36%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSumter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Sumter Prep Academy is South Sumter High School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Panasoffkee Elementary School (4.2 miles away)
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