Petaluma Accelerated Charter

Petaluma Accelerated Charter serves 105 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Petaluma Accelerated Charter placed in the top 1% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Petaluma Accelerated Charter places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Petaluma Accelerated Charter's student population of 105 students has grown by 118% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students105 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

Petaluma Accelerated Charter is ranked within the top 1% 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 Petaluma Accelerated Charter is 0.49, 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
#11 out of 9602 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
11%
12%
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Hispanic
16%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
69%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.490.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePetaluma Joint Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Petaluma Accelerated Charter is San Antonio High (Continuation School) (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Live Oak Charter (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mckinley Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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