Desert Mirage Preparatory Academy



Desert Mirage Preparatory Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desert Mirage Preparatory Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 66
1 39
2 55
3 15
4 22
5 15
6 14
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Desert Mirage Preparatory Academy is a public elementary school located in Youngtown, AZ in the Kaizen Education Foundation Dba Discover U Elementary School District. It enrolls 226 students in grades 1st through 12th. Desert Mirage Preparatory Academy is the 1,022nd largest public school in Arizona and the 47,063rd largest nationally.

Total Students: 226
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Desert Mirage Preparatory Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 124
(55%)
124
(55%)
 Female 102
(45%)
102
(45%)

Desert Mirage Preparatory Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 105
(46%)
105
(46%)
 Hispanic 94
(42%)
94
(42%)
 Two or More 16
(7%)
16
(7%)
 Black 8
(4%)
8
(4%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Desert Mirage Preparatory Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 122
(54%)
122
(54%)
 Not Eligible 90
(40%)
90
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(6%)
14
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Desert Mirage Preparatory Academy is ranked 697th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Desert Mirage Preparatory Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.2%) is slightly 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.

Desert Mirage Preparatory Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 128
2014 183
2015 226

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 0.6015625
2014 0.62841530054645
2015 0.60176991150442

Compare Desert Mirage 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 60.2%
 

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Public KG - 06 226 -1:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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