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Arts & College Preparatory Academy
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  • Public, Charter
  • COLUMBUS, OH

Monthly Update

4.11.2024

ACPA is now enrolling for the 2024-25 school year, and we'd love for you to hear from some of our own students about why ACPA is truly a place for creative kids to thrive. Click the link to read student testimonials! Learn More

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Administration
    grade B+
  7. Sports
    grade unavailable
  8. Food
    grade B+
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade A minus

About

4401 HILTON CORPORATE DR
COLUMBUS, OH 43232
About Arts & College Preparatory Academy...

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From Arts & College Preparatory Academy

ACPA strives to be the perfect balance of the creative and scientific mind. We want all of our students to be able to attend college and succeed in life. We are a college prep environment, which means that a strong foundation for higher education is our biggest priority.

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Arts & College Preparatory Academy Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
67%
Percent Proficient - Math
27%
Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1170
11 responses
Average ACT
24
91 responses
AP Enrollment
5%

ACPA's 7 Core Values

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When a student chooses to attend ACPA, they do so knowing they will be expected to embody the school’s seven core values. These values are the foundation of everything at ACPA, and are constantly reinforced through classroom instruction, discipline practices, hiring procedures, and student recognition.

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Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$62,994
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,161
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$212,500
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
74%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 19 responses
Poll
79%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 19 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 55 responses
  • Teachers talent show
    25%
  • Winterfest and Comp Night
    20%
  • Drums and Dresses
    9%
  • Freshman Musical
    9%
  • Drag Show
    7%
  • Fall Musical
    7%
  • Teachers at ACPA are amazingly talented and fun.
    7%

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Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
490
Free or Reduced Lunch
51%
47%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 19 responses
95%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 19 responses
5%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 19 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
9:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
No data available  
Teachers in First/Second Year
60%
86%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 21 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 21 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 21 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
No data available  
National
$12,239
74%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 19 responses
37%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 19 responses
68%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 19 responses

Arts & College Preparatory Academy Reviews

Rating 4.35 out of 5  123 reviews
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