Santa Margarita Academy

  • Santa Margarita Academy serves 6 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 <50% (which is equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Santa Margarita Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Santa Margarita Academy's student population of 6 students has grown by 50% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students6 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Santa Margarita Academy is ranked within the top 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 Santa Margarita Academy is 0.29, 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)
Overall Testing Rank#3071 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
83%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
17%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.290.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFallbrook Union Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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