Galileo Academy 101

  • Galileo Academy 101 serves 670 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Galileo Academy 101's student population of 670 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students670 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Galileo Academy 101's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Galileo Academy 101 is 0.63, 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#3665 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
11%
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Hispanic
56%
54%
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Black
17%
6%
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White
18%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Galileo Academy 101.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.630.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVictor Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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