The Capella Institute

5130 Warrensville Center Rd
Maple Heights, OH 44137
  • The Capella Institute serves 77 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 68%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 74%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The Capella Institute placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 29%.

School Overview

  • The Capella Institute's student population of 77 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 66% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students77 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Capella Institute is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,260 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 39:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Capella Institute is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
68%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio39:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
97%
16%
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White
2%
71%
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score0.060.24
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Graduation Rate≤10%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThe Capella Institute School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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