Renaissance Academy

  • Renaissance Academy serves 293 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (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 65% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Renaissance Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Renaissance Academy's student population of 293 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students293 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Renaissance Academy is ranked within the top 30% 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 Renaissance Academy is 0.37, 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#2494 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
19%
12%
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Hispanic
77%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Renaissance Academy and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Renaissance Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.370.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlum Rock Union Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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