Imperial Beach Charter

  • Imperial Beach Charter serves 846 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (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 53% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Imperial Beach Charter's student population of 846 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students846 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Imperial Beach Charter's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Imperial Beach Charter is 0.54, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3320 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Imperial Beach Charter 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
11%
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Hispanic
62%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
27%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Imperial Beach Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.540.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Imperial Beach Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Bay Union School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Imperial Beach Mar Vista Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1673 students
    0.3 miles
    505 Elm Ave.
    Imperial Beach, CA 91932
    (619)628-5700
    0.3 9-12 1673
  • Imperial Beach Sweetwater Community Day Alternative School
    Grades: 7-9 | 26 students
    0.3 miles
    505 1/2 Elm Ave.
    Imperial Beach, CA 91932
    (619)628-3056
    0.3 7-9 26
  • Imperial Beach Oneonta Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 533 students
    0.5 miles
    1311 Tenth St.
    Imperial Beach, CA 91932
    (619)628-8600
    0.5 K-6 533
  • Imperial Beach Vip Village Preschool Magnet School

    0.5 miles
    1001 Fern Ave.
    Imperial Beach, CA 91932
    (619)628-8690
    0.5 n/a n/a
  • Imperial Beach Bayside Steam Academy
    Grades: K-6 | 524 students
    0.8 miles
    490 Emory St.
    Imperial Beach, CA 91932
    (619)628-2500
    0.8 K-6 524

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