Roots International Academy

  • Roots International Academy serves 326 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 3% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 13% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Roots International Academy's student population of 326 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students326 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Roots International Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Roots International Academy is 0.57, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#9300 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:123:1
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Asian
8%
11%
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Hispanic
60%
54%
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Black
25%
6%
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White
4%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Roots International Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOakland Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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