Academy For Change

  • Academy For Change serves 16 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Academy For Change's student population of 16 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students16 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy For Change's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy For Change is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
11%
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Hispanic
32%
54%
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Black
6%
6%
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White
38%
24%
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Two or more races
18%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Academy For Change.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.720.41
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Graduation Rate<50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Academy For Change and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChico Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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