East Palo Alto Academy

Tel: (650)329-2811
Grades 9-12
283 students
East Palo Alto Academy serves 283 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
East Palo Alto Academy operates within the Ravenswood City Elementary School District.
The school district's 26% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 283 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 283 students
East Palo Alto Academy Total Students (2013-2014)
Gender % East Palo Alto Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
East Palo Alto Academy Total Teachers (2013-2014)
Students by Grade East Palo Alto Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 25:1
East Palo Alto Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2013-2014)
Hispanic
83%
53%
East Palo Alto Academy Black Students (2013-2014)
Black
3%
6%
East Palo Alto Academy Black Students (2013-2014)
Hawaiian
5%
1%
East Palo Alto Academy Hawaiian Students (2013-2014)
Two or more races
9%
3%
East Palo Alto Academy Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups East Palo Alto Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.30 0.42
East Palo Alto Academy Diversity Score (2013-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
86%
49%
East Palo Alto Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2013-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
9%
East Palo Alto Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2013-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,311 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 26% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,920 is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,695 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Ravenswood City Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 4,311 1,757
Ravenswood City Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 26% 83%
Ravenswood City Elementary School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $44 MM $17 MM
Ravenswood City Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $43 MM $18 MM
Ravenswood City Elementary School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,920 $10,238
Ravenswood City Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,695 $10,739
Ravenswood City Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Menlo-atherton High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cesar Chavez Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Willow Oaks Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Menlo ParkWillow Oaks Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 701 students620 Willow Rd
    Menlo ParkCA 94025
    (650)329-2800
    0.2KG-8701
  • Menlo ParkMenlo-atherton High School
    Magnet School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 2073 students555 Middlefield Rd
    Menlo ParkCA 94025
    (650)322-5311
    0.99-122073
  • Palo AltoAddison Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 479 students650 Addison Ave
    Palo AltoCA 94301
    (650)322-5935
    1KG-5479
  • AthertonLaurel Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-3 | 486 students95 Edge Rd
    AthertonCA 94027
    (650)324-0186
    1KG-3486
  • Palo AltoSequoia Community Day
    Alternative School
    1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 41 students763 Green St
    Palo AltoCA 94303
    (650)323-1085
    19-1241

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