Gold Rush Charter

  • Gold Rush Charter serves 451 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Gold Rush Charter 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Gold Rush Charter's student population of 451 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gold Rush Charter is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gold Rush Charter is 0.34, 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 School Rank (16-17)#5799 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
15%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
80%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gold Rush Charter. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.340.64
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Graduation Rate80-89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSummerville Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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