Valley Preparatory Academy

2150 Southern Avenue
Tempe, AZ 85282
  • Valley Preparatory Academy serves 33 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Valley Preparatory Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Valley Preparatory Academy's student population of 33 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students33 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Valley Preparatory Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,905 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The diversity score of Valley Preparatory Academy is 0.79, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
9%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
27%
45%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
21%
38%
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Hawaiian
28%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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Diversity Score0.790.42
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Graduation Rate≤20%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKestrel s Inc. School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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