College Prep Academy School

Serves grades 7 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
251 N First St
Jacksonville, AR 72076
Phone
(501) 985-1200
District
JACKSONVILLE LIGHTHOUSE CHARTER
County
PULASKI COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
293
Classroom Teachers
27

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arkansas

1

(10 is best)

Better than 8.2% of AR schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

College Prep Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
10%
46%
15%
46%
5%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
29%
48%
34%
49%
25%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
37%
27%
42%
22%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
11
13
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 59 20.1%
Grade 8 55 18.8%
Grade 9 45 15.4%
Grade 10 51 17.4%
Grade 11 50 17.1%
Grade 12 33 11.3%
Total 293 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 17.5% 21.9% 62.2%
Black 73.6% 68.7% 20.5%
Hispanic 6.5% 6.7% 13.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 1.9% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.8% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 65.5% 67.0% 65.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 58.7% 60.7% 57.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 6.3% 7.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 3,017,804
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 19.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 32.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 25.1%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 16.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 1,158,071
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 11.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 86.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 23.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 7.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 11.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 20.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 18.0%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 13.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,135 $3,771,000 37.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $329 $300,000 3.0%
Staff $709 $647,000 6.5%
General Administration $737 $672,000 6.7%
School Administration $768 $700,000 7.0%
Operation $1,589 $1,449,000 14.5%
Transportation $86 $78,000 0.8%
Other $109 $99,000 1.0%
Total Support $4,326 $3,945,000 39.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,467 $2,250,000 22.6%
Total Expenditures $10,928 $9,966,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,602 $2,783,202,000 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $519 $257,708,000 4.5%
Staff $744 $369,793,000 6.5%
General Administration $239 $118,976,000 2.1%
School Administration $524 $260,092,000 4.6%
Operation $1,016 $504,664,000 8.9%
Transportation $383 $190,302,000 3.3%
Other $296 $147,078,000 2.6%
Total Support $3,721 $1,848,613,000 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,116 $1,051,211,000 18.5%
Total Expenditures $11,439 $5,683,026,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%