Hawthorne Math And Science Academy

  • Hawthorne Math And Science Academy serves 567 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Hawthorne Math And Science Academy placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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Hawthorne Math And Science Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Hawthorne Math And Science Academy's student population of 567 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010, 2016)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students567 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hawthorne Math And Science Academy is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hawthorne Math And Science Academy is 0.45, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank
1%
32%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
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Asian
11%
11%
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Hispanic
73%
54%
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Black
10%
6%
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White
5%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.450.41
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Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHawthorne School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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