Berkeley Technology Academy

  • Berkeley Technology Academy serves 62 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Berkeley Technology 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Berkeley Technology Academy's student population of 62 students has declined by 39% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 45% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students62 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Berkeley Technology Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Berkeley Technology Academy is 0.51, which is more 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#7857 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
11%
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Hispanic
20%
54%
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Black
67%
6%
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White
1%
24%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.510.41
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Graduation Rate50-59%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerkeley Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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