South Mountain Preparatory Academy



South Mountain Preparatory Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Mountain Preparatory Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 27
1 12
2 6
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Mountain Preparatory Academy is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Kaizen Education Foundation Dba Advance U School District. It enrolls 45 students in grades 1st through 12th. South Mountain Preparatory Academy is the 1,216th largest public school in Arizona and the 54,903rd largest nationally.

Total Students: 45
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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South Mountain Preparatory Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 27
(60%)
27
(60%)
 Female 18
(40%)
18
(40%)

South Mountain Preparatory Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 21
(47%)
21
(47%)
 Black 17
(38%)
17
(38%)
 White 5
(11%)
5
(11%)
 Two or More 2
(4%)
2
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

South Mountain Preparatory Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 32
(71%)
32
(71%)
 Not Eligible 8
(18%)
8
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(11%)
5
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, South Mountain Preparatory Academy is ranked 902nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Mountain Preparatory Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.2%) is higher than the state average of 53.6%. 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.

South Mountain Preparatory Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 88
2014 49
2015 45

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 N/A
2014 N/A
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013 0.93181818181818
2014 0.81632653061224
2015 0.82222222222222

Compare South Mountain Preparatory Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 82.2%
 

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