Hope

7901 Knott Ave.
Buena Park, CA 90620
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Bottom 50%
Serving 247 students in grades 7-12, Hope ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 247 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Hope ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Hope's student population of 247 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
247 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Hope ranks within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hope is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#9188 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Hope, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤10%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hope and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤10%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hope and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤10%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
21:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Hope and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Hope and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
17%
12%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Hope and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
59%
56%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Hope and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Hope and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
18%
21%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Hope and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
This chart displays the percentage of Hawaiian students in Hope and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Hope and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hope.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.60
This chart displays the diversity score of Hope and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤20%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of Hope and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hope and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hope and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hope's ranking?
Hope is ranked #9188 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Hope often compared to?
Hopeis often viewed alongside schools like Danbury Special Education, East Hills Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while ≤10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Hope?
The graduation rate of Hope is 20%, which is lower than the California state average of 87%.
How many students attend Hope?
247 students attend Hope.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Hope students are Hispanic, 18% of students are White, 17% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, 2% of students are Hawaiian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hope?
Hope has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Hope offer ?
Hope offers enrollment in grades 7-12
What school district is Hope part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 247 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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