Novato Charter

  • Novato Charter serves 270 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Novato Charter's student population of 270 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students270 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Novato Charter's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Novato Charter is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. 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#840 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Novato Charter 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)70-74%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Novato Charter 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 Ratio25:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Novato Charter and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Novato Charter and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Asian
2%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Novato Charter and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Novato Charter and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Novato Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
81%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Novato Charter and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Novato Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.330.64
This chart display the diversity score of Novato Charter and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Novato Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNovato Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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