Rocketship Alma Academy

  • Rocketship Alma Academy serves 537 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 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 76%.

School Overview

  • Rocketship Alma Academy's student population of 537 students has declined by 7% 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 Students537 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rocketship Alma Academy's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has decreased from 36:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rocketship Alma Academy is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3796 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rocketship Alma Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rocketship Alma Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio32:123:1
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Asian
9%
11%
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Hispanic
84%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rocketship Alma Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Rocketship Alma Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rocketship Alma Academy and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rocketship Alma Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.290.41
This chart display the diversity score of Rocketship Alma Academy and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rocketship Alma Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rocketship Alma Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Clara County Office of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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