Somis Academy (Closed 2013)

  • Somis Academy served 145 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 35-39% (which was lower than the California state average of 59%) for the 2011-2012 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the California state average of 58%) for the 2011-2012 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Somis Academy operated within the Somis Union School District.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students145 students
Somis Academy Total Students (2004-2012)
Gender %Somis Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Somis Academy Total Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by GradeSomis Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)35-39%
59%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)50-54%
58%
Student : Teacher Ratio9:124:1
Somis Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Somis Academy American Indian Students (2008-2012)
Asian
7%
11%
Somis Academy Asian Students (2005-2012)
Hispanic
27%
54%
Somis Academy Black Students (2004-2012)
Black
3%
6%
Somis Academy Black Students (2004-2012)
White
63%
24%
Somis Academy White Students (2004-2012)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Somis Academy Two Or More Races Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic GroupsSomis Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.530.64
Somis Academy Diversity Score (2004-2012)
Graduation Rate80-89%
86%
Somis Academy Graduation Rate (2011-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
50%
Somis Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2012)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
Somis Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2010)

District Comparison

School District NameSomis Union School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
4
Number of Students Managed2211,585
Somis Union School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)35-39%
37%
District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)35-39%
48%
District Total Revenue$4 MM$18 MM
District Spending$4 MM$18 MM
District Revenue / Student$17,554$11,049
District Spending / Student$17,227$11,340
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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