2050 W. Ln.
Oakland, CA 94606
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Aspire Langston Hughes Academy serves 820 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 bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

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

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School Overview

Aspire Langston Hughes Academy's student population of 820 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
820 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Aspire Langston Hughes Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Aspire Langston Hughes Academy is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#6661 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
40%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
51%
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
8%
12%
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Hispanic
67%
56%
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Black
15%
5%
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White
5%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
84%
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 820 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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