Novato Charter serves 268 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Novato Charter's student population of 268 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
268 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Novato Charter is 0.39, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
55-59%
39%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
75-79%
50%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
27:1
23:1
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 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
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
3%
12%
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 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
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
77%
23%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Novato Charter and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This 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 Score
0.39
This chart display the diversity score of Novato Charter and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
53%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Novato Charter 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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 268 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39 (Btm 50% in CA)

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