Tampa Bay Academy (Closed 2012)

  • Tampa Bay Academy served 87 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤10% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 68%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≤10% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 62%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 48% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeSpecial education school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students87 students
This chart display total students of Tampa Bay Academy by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Tampa Bay Academy by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Tampa Bay Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)
≤10%
68%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tampa Bay Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)
≤10%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tampa Bay Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Tampa Bay Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Tampa Bay Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Tampa Bay Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
25%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tampa Bay Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
52%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Tampa Bay Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tampa Bay Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.640.70
This chart display the diversity score of Tampa Bay Academy and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)
<50%
73%
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tampa Bay Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tampa Bay Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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