Tincher Preparatory

  • Tincher Preparatory serves 715 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 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 71% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tincher Preparatory placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Tincher Preparatory places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Tincher Preparatory's student population of 715 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students715 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tincher Preparatory is ranked within the top 20% 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 Tincher Preparatory is 0.74, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#1031 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
12%
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Hispanic
36%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Tincher Preparatory and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
10%
5%
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White
32%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Tincher Preparatory and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tincher Preparatory. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.740.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tincher Preparatory 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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