Kipp Philosophers Academy serves 339 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 38% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

Kipp Philosophers Academy's student population of 339 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
339 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Kipp Philosophers Academy is 0.51, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
25%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
38%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
56%
54%
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Black
42%
5%
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White
n/a
23%
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kipp Philosophers Academy 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
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kipp Philosophers Academy 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 339 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 50% in CA)

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