International Studies Academy

  • International Studies Academy serves 126 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • International Studies Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

International Studies Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • International Studies Academy's student population of 126 students has declined by 52% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 43% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students126 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • International Studies Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of International Studies Academy is 0.79, 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)
Overall School Rank#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:124:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
19%
11%
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Hispanic
31%
54%
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Black
27%
6%
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White
5%
24%
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Hawaiian
9%
n/a
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.790.41
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Graduation Rate80-89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Francisco Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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