Academics, Leadership, Innovation, and Partnerships

ASU Preparatory Academy is a tuition-free network of charter schools in Arizona with more than 2,100 students enrolled.

ASU Prep maintains a rigorous curriculum focused on:

  • The internationally acclaimed Cambridge Curriculum
  • Opportunities to take Arizona State University courses for college credit
  • Personalized student instruction
  • Critical thinking and project-based learning
  • Annual “Capstone” thesis-venture projects
  • Technology integration
  • STEM

Annual Report

ASU Prep 2017 Annual Report

Download the 2016-17 Annual Report.

Download the 2015-16 Annual Report.

 

Class of 2017 at-a-glance:

ASU Preparatory Academy graduated 100% of the senior classes from our Polytechnic, Phoenix and Casa Grande campuses.

100%
admitted to a two-or four-year post-secondary school

95%
ASU college retention rate for the ASU Prep Class of 2016, and 72% retention rate of ASU Prep Class of 2015

$4.6 Million
in scholarships acquired by the class of 2016

Enrollment Summary

Enrollment Summary Bar Graph

The ASU Prep Casa Grande campus first opened for the 2016-17 school year.

 

Student Data by Campus

Polytechnic

School DemographicsPolytechnic High SchoolPolytechnic Middle SchoolPolytechnic Elementary School
Grades served9th - 12th5th - 8thK - 4th
Student Enrollment235297372
Free/Reduced Lunch20%22%15%
Attendance (%)94%96%96%
SPED Enrollment8%14%11%

 

 Phoenix

School DemographicsPhoenix High SchoolPhoenix Middle SchoolPhoenix Elementary School
Grades served9th - 12th5th - 8thK - 4th
Student Enrollment428355393
Free/Reduced Lunch63%66%70%
Attendance (%)89%94%94%
SPED Enrollment10%12%11%

 

 Casa Grande

School DemographicsCasa Grande High School
Grades served9th - 12th
Student Enrollment61
Free/Reduced Lunch48%
Attendance (%)92%
SPED Enrollment3%

 

Student Demographics

Student Demographics Polytechnic
Student Demographics Phoenix
Student Demographics Casa Grande

 

Waitlist Averages

CampusFY 2013FY 2014FY 2015FY 2016FY 2017FY 2018
Phoenix250500600130010001094
Polytechnic400300500600300463

 

Test Result Highlights

ASU Preparatory Academy Polytechnic

ASU Preparatory Academy Polytechnic opened in Fall 2008 and served 904 students during the 2016-17 school year. Highlights of our students' 2017 test results include:

93%
of fourth grade students achieved passing standards for math-compared to the state average of 47%

16%
of eleventh grade students grew their math scores over prior year

63%
of eleventh grade students achieved passing standards for ELA - compared to the state average of 25%

13%
of seventh grade students grew their ELA scores over prior year

ASU Preparatory Academy Phoenix

ASU Preparatory Academy Phoenix opened in Fall 2009 and served 1,176 students during the 2016-17 school year. Highlights of our students' 2017 test results include:

38%
of tenth grade students achieved passing standards for math-compared to the state average of 33%

22%
growth in ELA scores of seventh grade students over prior year

49%
of third grade students achieved passing standards for ELA - compared to the state average of 44%

17%
of tenth grade students grew their math scores over prior year

ASU Preparatory Academy Casa Grande*

ASU Preparatory Academy Casa Grande opened in Fall 2016 and served 61 students during the 2016-17 school year. Highlights of our students' 2017 test results include:

53%
of tenth grade students achieved passing standards for math-compared to the state average of 33%

42%
of 9-11 students achieved passing standards for math - compared to the grades 9-11 state average of 35.7%

43%
of ninth grade students demonstrated proficiency in ELA - compared to the state average of 36%

36.7%
of 9-11 students achieved passing standards for ELA - compared to the grades 9-11 state average of 31%

*Historical data is not available for this campus, as this was the inaugural year.

Percent passing standards for Math and English Language Arts (ELA)

Math and English Percentage Chart