Esperanza Education Center serves 84 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 84 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Esperanza Education Center's student population of 84 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
84 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Esperanza Education Center is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
<50%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Esperanza Education Center 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)
<50%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Esperanza Education Center 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
11:1
22:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Esperanza Education Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Esperanza Education Center and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
11%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Esperanza Education Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
33%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Esperanza Education Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Esperanza Education Center and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
48%
22%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Esperanza Education Center and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Esperanza Education Center.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.65
This chart display the diversity score of Esperanza Education Center and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
<50%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Esperanza Education Center and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Esperanza Education Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Esperanza Education Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 84 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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