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Life Skills Center of Akron

Life Skills Center of Akron is a coeducational public charter school for students in grades 9 through 12.

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Education Quality
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Cost Of Living
72
Climate
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Outcomes
Institution Type: Public Setting: Urban

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Life Skills Center of Akron's Full Profile

Overview

Overview

Curriculum

Serves at-risk students, young adults aged 16-22 who have dropped out or are considering dropping out of a traditional school and wish to receive a high school diploma as opposed to a GED.

Finance

Finance

Public charter schools are supported through lower levels of direct, public funding, as well as though private subsidies. As with district public schools, they do not charge tuition to students who attend them.

Academics

Academics

8% of students graduate from Life Skills Center of Akron

Adequate Yearly Progress

AYP was Not Met Overall for the year 2012.

AYP for Graduation was Met for the year 2012.

AYP for Math was Met for the year 2012.

AYP for Reading was Met for the year 2012.

AYP is a measurement defined by the United States federal No Child Left Behind Act that allows the U.S. Department of Education to determine how every public school and school district in the country is performing academically according to results on standardized tests.

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 180
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 103
10 31
11 26
12 20

Life Skills Center of Akron's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Life Skills Center of Akron's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 28 : 1
Gender 51% Male / 49% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

96% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Life Skills Center of Akron.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 25%
Multi-racial 3%
Hispanic/Latino 1%
Black or African American 70%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%
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