Aspire Langston Hughes Academy

Aspire Langston Hughes Academy serves 757 students in grades 6-12.
Aspire Langston Hughes Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (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 46% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Aspire Langston Hughes Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Aspire Langston Hughes Academy's student population of 757 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students757 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Aspire Langston Hughes 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 Langston Hughes Academy is 0.55, 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
#4838 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
8%
12%
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Hispanic
65%
54%
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Black
15%
5%
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White
6%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.64
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStockton Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Aspire Langston Hughes Academy is Health Careers Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grunsky Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aspire Port City Academy (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oakland Aspire Port City Academy Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 405 students
    0.0 miles
    2040 W. Ln.
    Oakland, CA 94606
    (209) 943-2389
    0 K-5 405
  • Stockton Grunsky Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 594 students
    0.4 miles
    1550 N. Sch St.
    Stockton, CA 95205
    (209) 933-7200
    0.4 K-8 594
  • Stockton Harrison Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 666 students
    0.8 miles
    3203 Sanguinetti Ln.
    Stockton, CA 95209
    (209) 933-7205
    0.8 K-8 666
  • Stockton Health Careers Academy Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 487 students
    0.8 miles
    931 E. Magnolia St.
    Stockton, CA 95203
    (209) 933-7360
    0.8 9-12 487
  • Stockton John C. Fremont Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 8% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 867 students
    1.0 miles
    2021 E. Flora St.
    Stockton, CA 95205
    (209) 933-7385
    1 K-8 867

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