San Jose Charter Academy

San Jose Charter Academy serves 1,243 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 76% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

San Jose Charter Academy's student population of 1,243 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2009, 2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students1,243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of San Jose Charter Academy is 0.37, 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)
72%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
76%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of San Jose Charter 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
15%
12%
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Hispanic
78%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in San Jose Charter Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
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White
5%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in San Jose Charter Academy and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in San Jose Charter Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.370.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in San Jose Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Covina Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to San Jose Charter Academy is Edgewood High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edgewood Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Orangewood Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Covina Orangewood Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 589 students
    0.3 miles
    1440 S. Orange Ave.
    West Covina, CA 91790
    (626) 939-4820
    0.3 K-5 589
  • West Covina Edgewood Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 555 students
    0.5 miles
    1625 W. Durness
    West Covina, CA 91790
    (626) 939-4900
    0.5 6-8 555
  • La Puente Edgewood Academy Math: 48% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 576 students
    0.6 miles
    14135 E. Fairgrove Ave.
    La Puente, CA 91746
    (626) 931-7800
    0.6 K-8 576
  • West Covina Edgewood High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 814 students
    0.6 miles
    1301 Trojan Way
    West Covina, CA 91790
    (626) 939-0600
    0.6 9-12 814
  • La Puente J. E. Van Wig Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 425 students
    0.8 miles
    1151 N. Van Wig Ave.
    La Puente, CA 91746
    (626) 931-8000
    0.8 K-5 425

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