School Details

Appleton Career Academy

5000 N Ballard Rd, Appleton, WI 54913
(920) 832-4300
9

(out of 10)

Charter Grades 9-12 122 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

87%
75%
76%
74%
51%
47%
53%
43%
40%
80%
76%
78%
93%
85%
82%

Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS)

In 2011-2012 Wisconsin used the Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS), which includes the WKCE and WAA, to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in math and reading, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in language arts, science and social studies. The WSAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Wisconsin. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Appleton Area School District average
  • Wisconsin state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Appleton Career Academy is a charter high school in Appleton. The principal of Appleton Career Academy is Dave Mueller. 122 students attend Appleton Career Academy and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 5% of the Appleton Career Academy students are "limited in English proficiency." 28% of the 122 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. North High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 84% %
Black, non-Hispanic 3% %
Hispanic 2% %
Asian 11% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 28% 38%
Limited English proficiency 5% 10%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    Awesome school with teachers who truly care about you. i was a part of the first graduating class to be a part of the Appleton Career Academy for all 3 years and can say that it was the best decision i have made. The incorporation of real life hands on application of the classroom material made everything i learned that much more relevant. I would recommend this school to anyone who cares about their education and its relevance to the future.

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