Ballington Academy For The Arts And Sciences

  • Ballington Academy For The Arts And Sciences serves 272 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Ballington Academy For The Arts And Sciences's student population of 272 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students272 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ballington Academy For The Arts And Sciences's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ballington Academy For The Arts And Sciences is 0.17, which is less 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#5588 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
91%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ballington Academy For The Arts And Sciences and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
5%
24%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.170.41
This chart display the diversity score of Ballington Academy For The Arts And Sciences and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ballington Academy For The Arts And Sciences and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEl Centro Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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