Northern Summit Academy

  • Northern Summit Academy serves 91 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Northern Summit Academy's student population of 91 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students91 students
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Northern Summit Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Northern Summit Academy's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northern Summit Academy is 0.40, which is less 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#8567 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northern Summit 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northern Summit 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Hispanic
14%
54%
White
76%
24%
Two or more races
9%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northern Summit Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.400.41
Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Northern Summit Academy and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
49%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhitmore Union Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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