Northland Preparatory Academy
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Northland Preparatory Academy
Northland Preparatory Academy is a private college-preparatory school located in Flagstaff, Arizona. Founded in 2003, Northland is an independent, co-educational day school that serves students in grades 6-12. The school is committed to providing a rigorous academic program that is balanced with a strong emphasis on character development and extracurricular activities.
Northland’s curriculum is designed to challenge students academically and to prepare them for college and beyond. The school offers a variety of courses, including Advanced Placement and honors classes, as well as a wide range of elective courses in the arts, sciences, and technology. Northland also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports teams, clubs, and service projects.
Northland is dedicated to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for all students. The school has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, and actively works to ensure that all students feel welcome and respected. Northland also has a strong emphasis on character development, and seeks to instill the values of respect, responsibility, integrity, and compassion in its students.
Northland Preparatory Academy is an excellent choice for students who are looking for an academically rigorous and supportive learning environment. With its strong commitment to character development and its diverse array of extracurricular activities, Northland is an ideal school for students who want to be challenged and prepared for college and beyond.
3300 W. Sparrow Ave.
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
Overview Northland Preparatory Academy
Northland Preparatory Academy serves 633 students in grades 6-12.
Northland Preparatory Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Northland Preparatory Academy
Northland Preparatory Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Northland Preparatory Academy is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.