School Details

Richard Allen Leadership Academy

16001 Bunche Park School Dr, Opa-Locka, FL 33054
(305) 623-3174
5

(out of 10)

Charter Grades PK-5 85 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

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Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) (FCAT2)

In 2012-2013 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.
  • This school in 2013
  • Dade average
  • Florida state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

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Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) (FCAT2)

In 2012-2013 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.
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Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT)

In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) to test students in grades 4, 8 and 10 in writing. The Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills needed to progress through school. The FCAT writing exam is scored on a scale of 1 to 6. The state considers a score of 3 or above as meeting state standards.
  • This school in 2013
  • Dade average
  • Florida state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

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53%

Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) (FCAT2)

In 2012-2013 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.
  • This school in 2013
  • Dade average
  • Florida state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Richard Allen Leadership Academy is a charter elementary school in Miami Gardens. The principal of Richard Allen Leadership Academy is Ms. Frances Young and can be contacted at pr2006@dadeschools.net. 85 students go to Richard Allen Leadership Academy and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Native American or Native Alaskan; and White, non-Hispanic. 88% of the 85 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. Myrtle Grove K-8 Center is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 94% 24%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.07%
White, non-Hispanic 0% 8%
Asian 0% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0.03%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 88% 73%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    This is the worst school in Dade county. Please parents before enrolling you child into this school. Call Dade county school board to verify.

  • (2 years ago)

    My son attends this all boy charter school and I can truly say that this school was a God sent I love public school but this school is special in my heart the closeness the kids have no nly with the teachers but with each other and the administraters. The all male school the teaches our young men how to be leaders in this world succeed in everything positive that they put their mind to and achieve the highest that they can in the education and life. One word to sum up this school is "AWESOME"!!!!!!!!

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