Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano

320 N. Halstead St Ste 220

Pasadena, CA 91107

Tel: (949)248-1282
  • Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano serves 85 students in grades KG-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano operates within the Capistrano Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 85 students has declined by 27% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 250% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-12
Total Students85 students
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano Gender
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano Total Teachers (2004-2015)
Students by GradeOpportunities For Learning - Capistrano Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio4:124:1
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano American Indian Students (2005-2015)
Asian
2%
11%
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano Asian Students (2004-2015)
Hispanic
22%
54%
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
2%
6%
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano Black Students (2004-2015)
White
59%
24%
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano White Students (2005-2015)
Two or more races
14%
3%
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsOpportunities For Learning - Capistrano All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.590.41
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
36%
50%
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
9%
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2013-2015)

District Comparison

  • Capistrano Unified School District's student population of 53,990 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,291 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,418 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameCapistrano Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
4
Number of Students Managed53,9901,597
Capistrano Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$393 MM$18 MM
Capistrano Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$399 MM$18 MM
Capistrano Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$7,291$10,966
Capistrano Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$7,418$11,255
Capistrano Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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