Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy

Serving 411 students in grades 5-8, Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy ranks in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 411 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Top 50% in CA
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy's student population of 411 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
411 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy ranks within the top 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
#1474 out of 3649 schools
(Top 50%)
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39%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kipp Prize Preparatory 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 2020-21 school year data.
55%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kipp Prize Preparatory 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
23%
12%
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Hispanic
74%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
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White
1%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.40
This chart display the diversity score of Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy's ranking?
Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy is ranked #1474 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy often compared to?
Kipp Prize Preparatory Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Kipp Heartwood Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 55% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy?
411 students attend Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy students are Hispanic, 23% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy?
Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy has a student ration of 26:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy offer ?
Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy offers enrollment in grades 5-8
What school district is Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy part of?
Kipp Prize Preparatory Academy is part of KIPP Prize Preparatory Academy School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 411 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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