Animo Phillis Wheatley Charter Middle School serves 617 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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Animo Phillis Wheatley Charter Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Animo Phillis Wheatley Charter Middle School's student population of 617 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
617 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Animo Phillis Wheatley Charter Middle School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
6%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
20%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
23:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
53%
54%
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Black
44%
5%
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White
1%
23%
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 617 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 50% in CA)

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