Inspire Charter - Kern

  • Inspire Charter - Kern serves 4,127 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Inspire Charter - Kern placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Inspire Charter - Kern places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Inspire Charter - Kern's student population of 4,127 students has grown by 158% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 147 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students4,127 students
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Total Classroom Teachers147 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Inspire Charter - Kern is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Inspire Charter - Kern is 0.59, which is less 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#7560 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
25%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
58%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
13%
4%
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Diversity Score0.590.64
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Graduation Rate75-79%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaricopa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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