Gompers Preparatory Academy

Gompers Preparatory Academy serves 1,305 students in grades 6-12.
Gompers Preparatory 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (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 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

Gompers Preparatory Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Gompers Preparatory Academy's student population of 1,305 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students1,305 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

Gompers Preparatory 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 Gompers Preparatory Academy is 0.29, 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
#6322 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
84%
54%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
n/a
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.290.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Gompers Preparatory Academy is America's Finest Charter (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Diego America's Finest Charter Charter School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 461 students
    0.3 miles
    730 45th St.
    San Diego, CA 92102
    (619) 694-4809
    0.3 K-12 461
  • San Diego Millennial Technical Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 448 students
    0.3 miles
    1110 Carolina Ln.
    San Diego, CA 92102
    (619) 527-6933
    0.3 6-8 448
  • San Diego Chollas/mead Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 621 students
    0.5 miles
    401 N. 45th St.
    San Diego, CA 92102
    (619) 362-3300
    0.5 K-5 621
  • San Diego Horton Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 440 students
    0.5 miles
    5050 Guymon St.
    San Diego, CA 92102
    (619) 264-0171
    0.5 K-5 440
  • San Diego Webster Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 323 students
    0.6 miles
    4801 Elm St.
    San Diego, CA 92102
    (619) 362-3000
    0.6 K-6 323

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