Richmond Charter Academy

Richmond Charter Academy serves 276 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 276 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 39:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Richmond Charter Academy's student population of 276 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 36% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
276 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Richmond Charter Academy is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
29%
40%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
41%
51%
Student : Teacher Ratio
39:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
93%
56%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
2%
21%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Richmond Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Richmond Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Richmond Charter Academy often compared to?
Richmond Charter Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Manzanita Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 41% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Richmond Charter Academy?
276 students attend Richmond Charter Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Richmond Charter Academy students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Black, 2% of students are White, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Richmond Charter Academy?
Richmond Charter Academy has a student ration of 39:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Richmond Charter Academy offer ?
Richmond Charter Academy offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Richmond Charter Academy part of?
Richmond Charter Academy is part of Richmond Charter Academy School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 276 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 39:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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