New Spirit Charter Academy (Closed 2018)

4147 E. Dakota Ave.
New Spirit Charter Academy served 131 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-24% (which was lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 25-29% (which was lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students131 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
20-24%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
25-29%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Spirit Charter 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:123:1
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American Indian (15-16)
1%
1%
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Asian (15-16)
6%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in New Spirit Charter Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic (15-16)
59%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in New Spirit Charter Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black (15-16)
3%
6%
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White (15-16)
28%
24%
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Hawaiian (15-16)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (15-16)
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
n/a0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Spirit Charter 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
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Spirit Charter 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFresno County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Spirit Charter Academy is Erma Duncan Polytechnical High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carter G. Woodson Public Charter (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centennial Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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