22627 Hamlin St.
West Hills, CA 91307
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Hamlin Charter Academy serves 319 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Hamlin Charter Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Hamlin Charter Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Hamlin Charter Academy's student population of 319 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Hamlin Charter Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hamlin Charter Academy is 0.77, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3110 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
30%
12%
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Hispanic
29%
54%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
22%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.77
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 319 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.77 (Top 5%)

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