Spark Charter

  • Spark Charter serves 180 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Spark Charter's student population of 180 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students180 students
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Spark Charter by grade.

School Comparison

  • Spark Charter's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Spark Charter is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#895 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
38%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
32%
11%
Hispanic
19%
54%
White
27%
24%
Two or more races
20%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Spark Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.760.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
49%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Clara County Office of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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