International Studies Academy

  • International Studies Academy serves 196 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • International Studies Academy operates within the San Francisco Unified School District.
  • San Francisco Unified School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 196 students has declined by 52% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 48% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students196 students
International Studies Academy Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender %International Studies Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
International Studies Academy Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeInternational Studies Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:124:1
International Studies Academy Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2015)
American Indian
2%
1%
International Studies Academy American Indian Students (1995-2015)
Asian
15%
11%
International Studies Academy Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
32%
54%
International Studies Academy Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
30%
6%
International Studies Academy Black Students (1991-2015)
White
5%
24%
International Studies Academy White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
11%
1%
International Studies Academy Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
5%
3%
International Studies Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsInternational Studies Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.780.64
International Studies Academy Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
68%
50%
International Studies Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
9%
International Studies Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • San Francisco Unified School District's student population of 57,361 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,999 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,837 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSan Francisco Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
126
4
Number of Students Managed57,3611,597
San Francisco Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate80%83%
San Francisco Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$691 MM$17 MM
San Francisco Unified School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$797 MM$18 MM
San Francisco Unified School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,999$10,238
San Francisco Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,837$10,739
San Francisco Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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