Achievable Dream Academy



Achievable Dream Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Achievable Dream Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 131
1 153
2 123
3 111
4 94
5 82
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Achievable Dream Academy is a public elementary school located in Newport News, VA in the Newport News City Public Schools. It enrolls 694 students in grades 1st through 12th. Achievable Dream Academy is the 250th largest public school in Virginia and the 8,296th largest nationally. It has 17.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 694
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,296th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 250th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 800th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 294th out of 1,156

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Achievable Dream Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 372
(54%)
10,434
(49%)
 Male 322
(46%)
10,934
(51%)

Achievable Dream Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 621
(89%)
11,295
(53%)
 Hispanic 28
(4%)
2,826
(13%)
 Two or More 24
(3%)
1,425
(7%)
 White 16
(2%)
5,194
(24%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
67
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
494
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
67
(0%)

Achievable Dream Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 690
(99%)
12,453
(58%)
 Not Eligible 4
(1%)
7,475
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,440
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Achievable Dream Academy is ranked 15th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Achievable Dream Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Achievable Dream Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 570
2006 825
2007 739
2008 667
2009 631
2010 638
2011 659
2012 685
2013 706
2014 677
2015 694

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 13
2007 16.7
2008 15.1
2009 14.9
2010 14
2011 20
2012 17.1
2013 16.7
2014 16.3
2015 17.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92456140350877
2006 0.9030303030303
2007 0.91745602165088
2008 0.92053973013493
2009 0.92868462757528
2010 0.90909090909091
2011 0.95902883156297
2012 0.94744525547445
2013 0.93626062322946
2014 0.95716395864106
2015 0.99423631123919

Compare Achievable Dream Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,740.0% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 99.4%
 

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Public PK - 05 694 17.4:1  
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Private PK - 08 145 9:1 3 miles
Achievable Dream Middle/High School
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Public 06 - 12 493 17.2:1 3 miles
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