Innovations Academy

10380 Spring Canyon Rd.

San Diego, CA 92131

Tel: (858)271-1414
  • Innovations Academy serves 354 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is equal to the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Innovations 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Innovations Academy operates within the San Diego Unified School District.

School Overview

  • Innovations Academy's student population of 354 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students354 students
Gender %Innovations Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Students by GradeInnovations Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Innovations Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Innovations Academy is 0.56, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio21:124:1
Asian
5%
11%
Hispanic
19%
54%
Black
3%
6%
White
63%
24%
Two or more races
10%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsInnovations Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.560.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Innovations Academy is San Diego Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • San Diego Unified School District's student population of 129,394 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,786 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $11,488 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    227
    4
    Number of Students Managed129,3941,585
    San Diego Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    44%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    55%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$1,405 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$1,497 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,786$11,049
    District Spending / Student$11,488$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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