Atlanta Preparatory Academy



Atlanta Preparatory Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Atlanta Preparatory Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 40
1 68
2 71
3 75
4 47
5 47
6 42
7 37
8 40
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Atlanta Preparatory Academy is a public elementary school located in Atlanta, GA in the Atlanta Public Schools. It enrolls 467 students in grades 1st through 12th. Atlanta Preparatory Academy is the 1,002nd largest public school in Georgia and the 24,725th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 467
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,725th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,002nd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 696th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,033rd out of 1,342

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Atlanta Preparatory Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 245
(52%)
18,533
(49%)
 Male 222
(48%)
19,191
(51%)

Atlanta Preparatory Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 453
(97%)
27,914
(74%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
603
(2%)
 White 4
(1%)
6,154
(16%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
2,624
(7%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
45
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
369
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

Atlanta Preparatory Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 334
(72%)
27,026
(72%)
 Not Eligible 119
(25%)
9,784
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(3%)
914
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Atlanta Preparatory Academy is ranked 743rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Atlanta Preparatory Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Atlanta Preparatory Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 250
2010 400
2011 441
2012 467

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 17.7
2010 17.4
2011 17.6
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.74
2010 0.7675
2011 0.60997732426304
2012 0.74518201284797

Compare Atlanta Preparatory Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 74.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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