University Preparatory Academy Palm Beach

Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
University Preparatory Academy Palm Beach serves 257 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
University Preparatory Academy Palm Beach 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 35-39% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

University Preparatory Academy Palm Beach places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

University Preparatory Academy Palm Beach's student population of 257 students has grown by 242% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 180% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

University Preparatory Academy Palm Beach 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 University Preparatory Academy Palm Beach is 0.33, 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
#3220 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
5%
33%
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Black
81%
22%
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White
11%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.330.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach 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 University Preparatory Academy Palm Beach is Riviera Beach Preparatory & Achievement Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roosevelt Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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