1101 G St.
Rio Linda, CA 95673
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Rio Linda Preparatory Academy serves 404 students in grades 6-8.
Rio Linda Preparatory 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (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 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 404 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Rio Linda Preparatory Academy's student population of 404 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
404 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Rio Linda Preparatory Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Rio Linda Preparatory Academy is 0.68, which is more 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7397 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
11%
12%
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Hispanic
46%
56%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
31%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

22% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Rio Linda Preparatory Academy?

404 students attend Rio Linda Preparatory Academy.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

46% of Rio Linda Preparatory Academy students are Hispanic, 31% of students are White, 11% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Rio Linda Preparatory Academy?

Rio Linda Preparatory Academy has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Rio Linda Preparatory Academy offer ?

Rio Linda Preparatory Academy offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 404 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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