Rising Leaders Academy

Overview

Student Enrollment
102
Best Elementary School in Florida
#9
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 6th grade
School District BAY
Type Public
 Phone (850)481-4410
 Location 1980 DISCOVERY LOOP
PANAMA CITY, FL 32405
Charter School Yes

Rising Leaders Academy has an academic rating significantly above the average for Florida elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 9th in the best public elementary schools in Florida.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Rising Leaders Academy student body is mostly White with a small Black population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White79.4%81
Black8.8%9
Hispanic2.9%3
Asian Pacific4.9%5
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races3.9%4

Family Income

vs. other Florida elementary schools
Upper 12%

23.5% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Florida elementary school median of 61.5%. By this measure, RISING LEADERS ACADEMY students are largely upper income and rank 256th in Florida for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten18
1st Grade17
2nd Grade20
3rd Grade16
4th Grade14
5th Grade7
6th Grade10
Total102

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
90%
Rank in Florida
9th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Rising Leaders Academy scored an average 90% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 54% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.4% of Florida elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls80% or more*80% or more*
Boys80% or more*80% or more*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic--
Multiracial--
White90% or more*90% or more*
With Disabilitessuppressed*suppressed*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Rising Leaders Academy
1980 DISCOVERY LOOP
PANAMA CITY, FL
32405
(850)481-4410

10 out of 10 1

District

BAY
PANAMA CITY, FL