Capistrano Connections Academy

Capistrano Connections Academy serves 3,617 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Capistrano Connections Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Capistrano Connections Academy's student population of 3,617 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 125 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students3,617 students
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Total Classroom Teachers125 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Capistrano Connections Academy is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
26%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
57%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
36%
54%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
35%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
17%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.64
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
57%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Capistrano Connections Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCapistrano Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Capistrano Connections Academy is California Connections Academy @ Ripon (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ripon California Connections Academy @ Ripon Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 1,151 student
    0.3 miles
    580 N. Wilma Ave. Ste. G
    Ripon, CA 95366
    (209) 253-1208
    0.3 K-12 1,151
  • Aliso Viejo Oak Grove Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 682 students
    0.3 miles
    22705 Sanborn
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949) 360-9001
    0.3 K-5 682
  • Aliso Viejo Don Juan Avila Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 750 students
    0.6 miles
    26278 Wood Canyon Dr.
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949) 349-9452
    0.6 K-5 750
  • Aliso Viejo Don Juan Avila Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,143 student
    0.6 miles
    26278 Wood Canyon Dr.
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949) 362-0348
    0.6 6-8 1,143
  • Aliso Viejo Journey Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 528 students
    0.8 miles
    27102 Foxborough
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949) 448-7232
    0.8 K-8 528

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