Margaret J. Kemp

  • Margaret J. Kemp serves 10 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Margaret J. Kemp's student population of 10 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students10 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Margaret J. Kemp's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Margaret J. Kemp is 0.65, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:123:1
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Asian
30%
11%
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Hispanic
50%
54%
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Black
10%
6%
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White
10%
24%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.41
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Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
49%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Mateo County Office of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Mateo Gateway Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
    0.2 miles
    35 Tower Rd.
    San Mateo, CA 94402
    (650)598-2150
    0.2 9-12 17
  • Redwood City Hillcrest At Youth Services Center Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 52 students
    0.3 miles
    10 Loop Rd.
    Redwood City, CA 94065
    (650)312-5323
    0.3 5-12 52
  • Belmont Fox Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 503 students
    0.7 miles
    3100 Saint James Rd.
    Belmont, CA 94002
    (650)637-4850
    0.7 K-5 503
  • San Mateo Highlands Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 585 students
    1.2 miles
    2320 Newport St.
    San Mateo, CA 94402
    (650)312-7544
    1.2 K-5 585
  • Belmont Ralston Intermediate
    Grades: 6-8 | 1206 students
    1.3 miles
    2675 Ralston Ave.
    Belmont, CA 94002
    (650)637-4880
    1.3 6-8 1206

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