Inspire Charter

Inspire Charter serves 3,019 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (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 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Inspire Charter's student population of 3,019 students has grown by 261% over five school years.
The teacher population of 128 teachers has grown by 137% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students3,019 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Inspire Charter
Total Classroom Teachers128 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Inspire Charter is 0.69, which is more 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
23%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
43%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Inspire 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
30%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Inspire Charter and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
5%
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White
45%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Inspire Charter and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Inspire Charter. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.690.64
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
55-59%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Inspire Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Inspire Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameActon-Agua Dulce Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Inspire Charter is Ilead Online (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is High Desert (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meadowlark Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Acton Meadowlark Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 430 students
    1.8 miles
    3015 W. Sacramento St.
    Acton, CA 93510
    (661) 269-8140
    1.8 K-5 430
  • Acton High Desert Math: 42% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 278 students
    2.0 miles
    3620 Antelope Woods Rd.
    Acton, CA 93510
    (661) 269-0310
    2 6-8 278
  • Acton Ilead Online Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 13 students
    2.0 miles
    3720 Sierra Hwy
    Acton, CA 93510
    (818) 856-0409
    2 K-12 13
  • Acton Vasquez High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 372 students
    3.1 miles
    33630 Red Rover Mine Rd.
    Acton, CA 93510
    (661) 269-0451
    3.1 9-12 372
  • Palmdale Antelope Valley Rop Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    5.6 miles
    1156 E. Ave. S
    Palmdale, CA 93550
    (661) 575-1026
    5.6 9-12 n/a

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