Fred T. Korematsu Discovery Academy

  • Fred T. Korematsu Discovery Academy serves 339 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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.
  • Fred T. Korematsu Discovery Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Fred T. Korematsu Discovery Academy's student population of 339 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students339 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fred T. Korematsu Discovery Academy 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 diversity score of Fred T. Korematsu Discovery Academy is 0.45, which is less 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 Testing Rank#8495 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
73%
54%
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Black
15%
5%
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White
3%
23%
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Hawaiian
3%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.450.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOakland Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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