Sycamore Valley Academy

Sycamore Valley Academy serves 378 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 55% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Sycamore Valley Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students378 students
Gender % This chart display gender of Sycamore Valley Academy
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Sycamore Valley Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Sycamore Valley 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 Sycamore Valley Academy is 0.59, 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 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3427 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
39%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
12%
Hispanic
41%
54%
Black
1%
5%
White
49%
23%
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sycamore Valley Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.590.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTulare County Office Of Education School District
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sycamore Valley Academy is Visalia Technical Early College (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Willow Glen Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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