Northcoast Preparatory and Performing Arts Academy Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#914
College Readiness Index
36.5
Academic Performance Index
916
Student/Teacher Ratio
24:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 127 Students
  • 5 Teachers

Northcoast Preparatory and Performing Arts Academy
251 BAYSIDE RD
ARCATA, CA 95521

Phone: (707) 822-0861

District: Humboldt County Office Of Education

Overview

Northcoast Preparatory and Performing Arts Academy (NPA) is an International Baccalaureate school focused on the fine arts. Students perform at international festivals and hold concerts, exhibits, and workshops locally and abroad. Northcoast Preparatory and Performing Arts Academy trips have included Japan, Indonesia, Ghana, Vietnam, and Spain. The school subscribes to a humanitarian approach to learning, and students volunteer time for community service. Parents are encouraged to participate in NPA events and projects.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#914
State Rank
#186
Charter Rank
#121

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 127
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 27%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 5

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Achieves CA goal
College Readiness Index 36.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Remote Town
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 127
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Achieves CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 36.5

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