New Jerusalem serves 237 students in grades 1-8.
New Jerusalem placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Quick Stats (2023)
- School Type: Charter School
- Grades: 1-8
- Enrollment: 237 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 30:1
- Minority Enrollment: 60%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in CA
- Math Proficiency: 10-14% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 15-19% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
New Jerusalem ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:
Most improved public schools
New Jerusalem's student population of 237 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
New Jerusalem is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of New Jerusalem is 0.54, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3340 out of 3649 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is New Jerusalem's ranking?
New Jerusalem is ranked #3340 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend New Jerusalem?
237 students attend New Jerusalem.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of New Jerusalem students are Hispanic, 40% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of New Jerusalem?
New Jerusalem has a student ration of 30:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.
What grades does New Jerusalem offer ?
New Jerusalem offers enrollment in grades 1-8
What school district is New Jerusalem part of?
New Jerusalem is part of New Jerusalem Elementary School District.
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