Spark Charter

Spark Charter serves 247 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 65-69% (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 69% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Spark Charter's student population of 247 students has grown by 71% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 57% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
247 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Spark Charter is 0.70, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
65-69%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Spark Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
65-69%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Spark Charter 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 Ratio
22:1
23:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Spark Charter and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Spark Charter and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
43%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Spark Charter and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Spark Charter and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
White
31%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Spark Charter and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
12%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Spark Charter and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This 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 Score
0.70
This chart display the diversity score of Spark Charter and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Spark Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Spark Charter 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 247 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 5% in CA)

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