Beacon Classical Academy National City

  • Beacon Classical Academy National City serves 179 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than 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 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Beacon Classical Academy National City's student population of 179 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students179 students
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Beacon Classical Academy National City by grade.

School Comparison

  • Beacon Classical Academy National City's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Beacon Classical Academy National City is 0.29, 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#9103 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
38%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
5%
11%
Hispanic
84%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
7%
24%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Beacon Classical Academy National City.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.290.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
49%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNational Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • National City Granger Junior High School
    Grades: 7-9 | 958 students
    0.4 miles
    2101 Granger Ave.
    National City, CA 91950
    (619)472-6000
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  • National City Las Palmas
    Grades: K-6 | 661 students
    0.5 miles
    1900 E. 18th St.
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    (619)336-8500
    0.5 K-6 661
  • National City Palmer Way
    Grades: K-6 | 574 students
    0.8 miles
    2900 Palmer St.
    National City, CA 91950
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  • San Diego Paradise Hills Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 291 students
    1.0 miles
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    San Diego, CA 92139
    (619)344-5200
    1.0 K-5 291

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