Rocketship Alma Academy

Rocketship Alma Academy serves 513 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
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 47% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than 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

Rocketship Alma Academy's student population of 513 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Rocketship Alma Academy is 0.26, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
44%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
47%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
86%
54%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Clara 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 Rocketship Alma Academy is University Preparatory Academy Charter (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is River Glen (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose Washington Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 463 students
    0.6 miles
    100 Oak St.
    San Jose, CA 95110
    (408) 535-6261
    0.6 K-5 463
  • Redwood City Rocketship Mateo Sheedy Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 569 students
    0.7 miles
    788 Locust St.
    Redwood City, CA 94065
    (408) 286-3330
    0.7 K-5 569
  • San Jose Ernesto Galarza Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 426 students
    0.9 miles
    1610 Bird Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95125
    (408) 535-6671
    0.9 K-5 426
  • San Jose Hammer Montessori At Galarza Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 313 students
    0.9 miles
    1610 Bird Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95125
    (408) 535-6671
    0.9 K-5 313
  • San Jose Lowell Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 302 students
    1.1 miles
    625 S. Seventh St.
    San Jose, CA 95112
    (408) 535-6243
    1.1 K-5 302

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