School Details

Richard Allen Academy

700 Heck Ave, Dayton, OH 45408
(937) 586-9815
2

(out of 10)

Charter Grades 7-9 189 students 15 students/teacher (OH avg is 18)

Test Scores by grade

23%
73%
67%
81%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Richard Allen Academy average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

68%
77%
80%
86%
28%
69%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Richard Allen Academy average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Richard Allen Academy is a charter middle school in Dayton. The principal of Richard Allen Academy is Aundray D. Brooks and can be contacted at abrooks@richardallenschools.com. 189 students attend Richard Allen Academy and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Native American or Native Alaskan; and Multiracial. 71% of the 189 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 95% are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Richard Allen Academy is 15:1. Louise Troy Pre-K-8 School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • French

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • P.E. classes
  • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 95% 95%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Multiracial 0% %
Hispanic 0% %
Asian 0% %
White, non-Hispanic 0% 0.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 95% 95%
Economically disadvantaged 71% 0%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    I have a child at the Edgemont campus and it is a great place for them. The leadership has been with the school from almost the beginning and the discipline is tough love. The expectations for academics andr responsibility is high. The hallways are quiet and the staff respectful.

  • (6 years ago)

    I have two children that attend Richard Allen Edgemont Campus and wer are very pleased with the teachers administrators and the school system overall. They treat us as a family and I feel that my kids have excelled because of them academically and emoitionally.

  • (7 years ago)

    Richard Allen Academy sets their teaching standards to match the state standards and students are developed into to mature hard working and enthusiastic learners.

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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