San Diego Scpa

  • San Diego Scpa serves 1,450 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • San Diego Scpa placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • San Diego Scpa's student population of 1,450 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students1,450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • San Diego Scpa is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of San Diego Scpa is 0.74, which is more 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)
Overall Testing Rank#4996 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
24%
12%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in San Diego Scpa and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
12%
5%
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White
13%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in San Diego Scpa and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in San Diego Scpa. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.740.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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