The Creighton Academy
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About The Creighton Academy
The Creighton Academy is an independent, co-educational school located in the heart of downtown Vancouver. Founded in 1985, the academy offers a unique and challenging educational experience for students from grades 1-12. The curriculum is designed to meet the needs of each individual student and encourages them to explore their own interests and develop their own talents.
The school’s focus is on academic excellence and the development of the whole person. Students are encouraged to explore their own interests and develop their own talents. The curriculum includes a wide range of subjects including mathematics, science, language arts, social studies, music, art, and physical education.
The school also offers a wide range of extracurricular activities including sports, clubs, and leadership opportunities. The school’s commitment to the development of the whole person is evident in the many activities available to students.
The Creighton Academy is dedicated to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for all students. The school is committed to promoting respect for diversity and creating an atmosphere of acceptance and understanding.
The Creighton Academy is a great place for students to learn and grow. With its commitment to academic excellence and the development of the whole person, the school provides an ideal environment for students to succeed and reach their full potential.
2802 E. Mcdowell Roaad
Phoenix, AZ 85008
Pre-K – 8
Overview The Creighton Academy
The Creighton Academy serves 192 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The Creighton Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on The Creighton Academy
The Creighton Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 The Creighton Academy is 0.34, 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.