California Academy Of Mathematics And Science

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1000 E. Victoria St., Bldg. Sa
Carson, CA 90747
  • California Academy Of Mathematics And Science serves 683 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • California Academy Of Mathematics And Science's student population of 683 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011, 2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students683 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • California Academy Of Mathematics And Science's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of California Academy Of Mathematics And Science is 0.71, 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#6 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
33%
11%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
13%
6%
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White
8%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.710.41
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Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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My son went to CAMS from 2011 - 2015. It was an 8 mile commute to CAMS but I''m so glad we invested the time and trouble. He had a rich learning experience. He is now about to graduate from Williams College in Massachucetts with a degree in chemistry. If you can get your kid into this school - do it. Warning: this place is not for flakey or lazy students. You will work your butt off, but it''ll be worth it.
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