City Heights Preparatory Charter serves 150 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

City Heights Preparatory Charter ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

City Heights Preparatory Charter's student population of 150 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 83% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
150 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of City Heights Preparatory Charter is 0.71, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
10-14%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of City Heights Preparatory Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
20-24%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of City Heights Preparatory Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
23:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of City Heights Preparatory Charter and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
21%
12%
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Hispanic
37%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in City Heights Preparatory Charter and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
33%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in City Heights Preparatory Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
8%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in City Heights Preparatory Charter and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in City Heights Preparatory Charter.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.71
This chart display the diversity score of City Heights Preparatory Charter and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in City Heights Preparatory Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
2%
9%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 150 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71 (Top 20% in CA)

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