Connecting Waters Charter

  • Connecting Waters Charter serves 2,175 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 47% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Connecting Waters Charter placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Connecting Waters Charter's student population of 2,175 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 99 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students2,175 students
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Total Classroom Teachers99 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Connecting Waters Charter is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Connecting Waters Charter is 0.66, 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)
Overall School Rank#5154 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
7%
11%
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Hispanic
29%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
48%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.64
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Graduation Rate85-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterford Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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