Crescendo Charter Preparatory South (Closed 2012)

Crescendo Charter Preparatory South served 169 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 50-59% (which was approximately equal to the California state average of 58%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 20-29% (which was lower than the California state average of 56%) for the 2010-11 school year.

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
169 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (09-10)
8 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
50-59%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Crescendo Charter Preparatory South 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
20-29%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Crescendo Charter Preparatory South 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
23:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Crescendo Charter Preparatory South and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
16%
54%
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Black
83%
5%
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White
n/a
23%
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Crescendo Charter Preparatory South and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Crescendo Charter Preparatory South and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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