Keith Mccarthy Academy

  • Keith Mccarthy Academy serves 287 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower 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 76%.

School Overview

  • Keith Mccarthy Academy's student population of 287 students has grown by 60% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 1300% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students287 students
This chart display total students of Keith Mccarthy Academy by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Keith Mccarthy Academy
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Keith Mccarthy Academy by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Keith Mccarthy Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6732 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Keith Mccarthy Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Keith Mccarthy Academy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Keith Mccarthy Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Keith Mccarthy Academy and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
1%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Keith Mccarthy Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
41%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Keith Mccarthy Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Keith Mccarthy Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
45%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Keith Mccarthy Academy and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Keith Mccarthy Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Keith Mccarthy Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.630.41
This chart display the diversity score of Keith Mccarthy Academy and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate35-39%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Keith Mccarthy Academy and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Keith Mccarthy Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Keith Mccarthy Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Elsinore Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake Elsinore Ortega High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 328 students
    0.0 miles
    520 Chaney St. Bldg. 100
    Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
    (951)253-7065
    0.0 9-12 328
  • Lake Elsinore Preschool Magnet School
    Grades: M
    0.2 miles
    565 Chaney St.
    Lake Elsinore, CA 92580
    (951)253-7091
    0.2 M n/a
  • Lake Elsinore Elsinore Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 812 students
    0.6 miles
    1203 W. Graham Ave.
    Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
    (951)674-2118
    0.6 6-8 812
  • Lake Elsinore Elsinore Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 575 students
    0.7 miles
    512 W. Sumner Ave.
    Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
    (951)253-7615
    0.7 K-5 575
  • Lake Elsinore Temescal Canyon High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2169 students
    1.6 miles
    28755 El Toro Rd.
    Lake Elsinore, CA 92532
    (951)253-7250
    1.6 9-12 2169

School Reviews

Review Keith Mccarthy Academy. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
As the school year kicks into full swing, we examine the many fees and other hidden costs lurking in a “free” public education today.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.
Related School Videos