Pacific Collegiate Charter

Pacific Collegiate Charter serves 537 students in grades 7-12.
Pacific Collegiate Charter placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (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 86% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Pacific Collegiate Charter places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Pacific Collegiate Charter's student population of 537 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students537 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Pacific Collegiate Charter is ranked within the top 5% 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 Pacific Collegiate Charter is 0.50, 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
#260 out of 9602 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
16%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pacific Collegiate Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
68%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.500.64
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Graduation Rate
75-79%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pacific Collegiate 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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Cruz 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 to Pacific Collegiate Charter is Santa Cruz High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mission Hill Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bay View Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa Cruz Bay View Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 473 students
    1.0 miles
    1231 Bay St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 429-3991
    1 K-5 473
  • Santa Cruz Santa Cruz High School Magnet School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,062 student
    1.5 miles
    415 Walnut Ave.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 429-3960
    1.5 9-12 1,062
  • Santa Cruz Mission Hill Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 615 students
    1.6 miles
    425 King St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 429-3860
    1.6 6-8 615
  • Santa Cruz Westlake Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 555 students
    1.7 miles
    1000 High St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 429-3878
    1.7 K-5 555
  • Aptos Delta Charter Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 112 students
    2.1 miles
    6500 Soquel Dr. Bldg. 1190
    Aptos, CA 95003
    (831) 477-5212
    2.1 9-12 112

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