Opportunity Youth Academy

1290 Ridder Park Dr.
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Opportunity Youth Academy serves 222 students in grades 9-12.
Opportunity Youth Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Opportunity Youth Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Opportunity Youth Academy's student population of 222 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students222 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Opportunity Youth Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Opportunity Youth Academy is 0.19, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#9104 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
12%
Hispanic
90%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
5%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.64
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Graduation Rate
10-14%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Clara County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Opportunity Youth Academy is Santa Clara County Community (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Santa Clara County Court (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose Santa Clara County Community Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 91 students
    0.1 miles
    1290 Ridder Park Dr. Mc213
    San Jose, CA 95131
    (408) 453-6968
    0.1 7-12 91
  • San Jose Santa Clara County Court Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 103 students
    0.1 miles
    1290 Ridder Park Dr. Mc213
    San Jose, CA 95131
    (408) 573-3070
    0.1 K-12 103
  • San Jose Santa Clara County Special Education Special Education School
    Math: 3% | Reading: 4%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,232 student
    0.1 miles
    1290 Ridder Park Dr. Mc273
    San Jose, CA 95131
    (408) 453-6542
    0.1 K-12 1,232
  • San Jose Orchard Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 874 students
    0.3 miles
    921 Fox Ln.
    San Jose, CA 95131
    (408) 944-0388
    0.3 K-8 874
  • San Jose San Jose Conservation Corps Charter Charter School
    Grades: 12 | 261 students
    0.8 miles
    1560 Berger Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95112
    (408) 459-6404
    0.8 12 261

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