American Preparatory Academy School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 5,329 students in American Preparatory Academy School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Utah.
Public Schools in American Preparatory Academy School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Utah public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in American Preparatory Academy School District are American Preparatory Academy - Draper #1, American Preparatory Academy - Draper #2 and American Preparatory Academy - Salem. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. American Preparatory Academy School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Utah.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Utah public school average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

American Preparatory Academy School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Utah for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
American Preparatory Academy School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (UT)
# Schools
6 Schools
1,112 Schools
# Students
5,329 Students
677,597 Students
# Teachers
n/a
18 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
n/a

District Rank

American Preparatory Academy School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 151 school districts in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has increased from 60-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (UT)
Overall District Rank
#94 out of 153 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of American Preparatory Academy  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of American Preparatory Academy  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of UT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of American Preparatory Academy  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of UT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(15-16)
75-79%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of American Preparatory Academy  School District and public school graduation rate of UT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.69
0.44
# American Indian Students
12 Students
7,017 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
922 Students
11,599 Students
% Asian Students
17%
2%
# Hispanic Students
1,958 Students
121,647 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
18%
# Black Students
208 Students
9,450 Students
% Black Students
4%
1%
# White Students
2,035 Students
493,691 Students
% White Students
38%
73%
# Hawaiian Students
91 Students
10,887 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
2%
# Two or more races Students
103 Students
21,011 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
14,096
# Students in K Grade:
497
46,655
# Students in 1st Grade:
488
49,017
# Students in 2nd Grade:
523
49,830
# Students in 3rd Grade:
523
49,173
# Students in 4th Grade:
514
50,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
542
51,343
# Students in 6th Grade:
493
52,061
# Students in 7th Grade:
492
53,548
# Students in 8th Grade:
434
53,904
# Students in 9th Grade:
306
53,638
# Students in 10th Grade:
205
52,371
# Students in 11th Grade:
167
51,227
# Students in 12th Grade:
145
50,287
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $7,079 in this school district is less than the state median of $8,041. The school district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $7,853 is less than the state median of $8,844. The school district spending/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (UT)
Total Revenue
$38 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of American Preparatory Academy  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$42 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of American Preparatory Academy  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$7,079
$8,041
This chart display average revenue per public school student in American Preparatory Academy  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$7,853
$8,844
This chart display average spending per public school student in American Preparatory Academy  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best American Preparatory Academy School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
American Preparatory Academy - Draper #1
Charter School
Math: 56% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12892 S Pony Express Rd
Draper, UT 84020
(801) 553-8500
Grades: K-6
| 657 students
Rank: #22.
American Preparatory Academy - Draper #2
Charter School
Math: 52% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
11938 South Lone Peak Parkway
Draper, UT 84020
(801) 810-3590
Grades: K-6
| 1,217 students
Rank: #33.
American Preparatory Academy - Salem
Charter School
Math: 44% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1195 S Elk Ridge Drive
Salem, UT 84653
(801) 465-4434
Grades: K-10
| 455 students
Rank: #44.
American Preparatory Academy - Draper #3
Charter School
Math: 19% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
11938 Lone Peak Parkway
Draper, UT 84020
(801) 810-3590
Grades: 7-12
| 735 students
Rank: #55.
American Preparatory Academy - Accelerated School
Charter School
Math: 26% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
3636 W 3100 S
West Valley City, UT 84120
(385) 351-3090
Grades: K-12
| 1,663 students
Rank: #66.
American Preparatory Academy - The School For New Americans
Charter School
Math: 17% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1255 W Crystal Ave.
West Valley City, UT 84119
(801) 839-3613
Grades: K-9
| 602 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • American Preparatory Academy - Lea
  • 12892 S PONY EXPRESS RD, DRAPER, UT, 84020
  • (801) 839-3613
  • americanprep.org
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 5,329 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75-79% (Top 1% in UT)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

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