Diego Hills Charter

  • Diego Hills Charter serves 1,152 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 3% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Diego Hills Charter's student population of 1,152 students has grown by 48% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 111% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,152 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Diego Hills Charter's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Diego Hills Charter is 0.58, 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#8990 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
11%
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Hispanic
61%
54%
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Black
12%
6%
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White
17%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Diego Hills Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.580.41
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Graduation Rate
21%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDehesa Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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