Aspire College Academy

  • Aspire College Academy serves 278 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Aspire College Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Aspire College Academy's student population of 278 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Aspire College Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Aspire College Academy is 0.40, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#6568 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
75%
54%
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Black
19%
5%
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White
n/a
23%
Hawaiian
2%
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aspire College Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.400.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOakland Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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