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Veterans Park Academy For The Arts
This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in Florida. Students here perform about average on state tests, ... More are making about average year-over-year academic improvement, and this school has about average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.

Academics

5/10

Test scores

Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Subject
% Proficient
English
53%
State avg: 54%
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Math
54%
State avg: 57%
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Science
39%
State avg: 53%
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6/10

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.

Worth a deeper look:

Students at this school are making average academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students 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

5/10

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.

Worth a deeper look:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing about as well as other students in the state, but this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What’s the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment

Students

Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
51%
Black
24%
White
21%
Two or more races
3%
Asian
1%

Teachers & staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
738 :1
State avg: 540 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
88%
State avg: 87%
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Neighborhood

49 Homestead Road South
Lehigh Acres, FL 33936
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Last modified: January 10, 2019
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