Roy Chapman Andrews Academy is located in Beloit, WI and is one of 16 schools in Beloit School District. It is a charter school that serves 71 students in grades 6-12.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system.
Roy Chapman Andrews Academy made AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Wisconsin in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Roy Chapman Andrews Academy's test results to learn more about school performance.
Roy Chapman Andrews Academy
K. Wise: This school is reinvented every year. However, It is a great alternative to traditional learning, using technology and project based learning.
by a Parent
on Oct 19, 2010
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Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Roy Chapman Andrews Academy had 77% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Wisconsin had 39% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Beloit spends $11,538 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 65% on instruction, 32% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Beloit District
In 2011, Roy Chapman Andrews Academy had 23 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Wisconsin average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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