Knapp Charter Academy

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
26
Grades
K-8
Students
768
Type
Public charter
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Academics
8/10
Test scores
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English
59%
State avg 47%
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Math
47%
State avg 36%
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Science
18%
State avg 17%
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6/10
Student progress

Worth a deeper look:

Students at this school are making average academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

Average student progress (also known as student growth) means different things. In some states, the average progress is so low, a majority of students are not ready for college and career. It also depends on the school's test scores.

Average progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but keeping up with their peers.

Average progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is contributing to student learning at about the same rate as other schools in the state.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to help students grow and reach their full potential.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
African-American
Hispanic
Two or more races
Asian
American Indian/Alaska Native
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
21 :1
State avg: 19 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
3%
State avg: 9%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 100%
26 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
5 13
4 2
3 3
2 2
1 1
Neighborhood
1759 Leffingwell Avenue Northeast
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
David Turcotte - School leader
(616) 364-9780
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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