Tempe Preparatory Academy

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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, and this school has above average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
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Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Science
81%
State avg: 53%
Details
Geometry
75%
State avg: 34%
Algebra II
63%
State avg: 30%
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College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
100%
State avg: 76%
AP course participation
0%
State avg: 15%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
<1%
State avg: 59%
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Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.
This section shows how much academic progress (also called “growth”) students at this school are making given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

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Equity
10/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Good news!

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing far better than other students in the state, and this school is successfully closing the achievement gap.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Race/ethnicity section below to learn more. Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how this school is helping all its students succeed – and how can you help.

Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
67%
Hispanic
14%
Asian
8%
Two or more races
5%
Black
4%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 21 :1
Students per counselor
165 :1
State avg: 756 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
88%
State avg: 85%
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Neighborhood
1251 East Southern Avenue
Tempe, AZ 85283
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Last modified: September 20, 2017
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