2590 Piner Rd.
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Northwest Prep Charter serves 101 students in grades 7-12.
Northwest Prep Charter 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% 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: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 101 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Northwest Prep Charter's student population of 101 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
101 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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School Rankings

Northwest Prep Charter is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Northwest Prep Charter is 0.62, 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
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#8268 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
40%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
51%
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
42%
56%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
45%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Graduation Rate
(19-20)
≥80%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northwest Prep Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 30-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Northwest Prep Charter?

The graduation rate of Northwest Prep Charter is 80%, which is lower than the California state average of 85%.

How many students attend Northwest Prep Charter?

101 students attend Northwest Prep Charter.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

45% of Northwest Prep Charter students are White, 42% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, 4% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Northwest Prep Charter?

Northwest Prep Charter has a student ration of 17:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Northwest Prep Charter offer ?

Northwest Prep Charter offers enrollment in grades 7-12

What school district is Northwest Prep Charter part of?

Northwest Prep Charter is part of Northwest Preparatory Charter School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 101 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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