Urban Montessori Charter

Urban Montessori Charter serves 448 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Urban Montessori Charter 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 30:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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Urban Montessori Charter places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Urban Montessori Charter's student population of 448 students has grown by 41% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students448 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Urban Montessori Charter 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 Urban Montessori Charter is 0.78, 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
#4453 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
27%
54%
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Black
19%
5%
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White
30%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
16%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.780.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlameda County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Urban Montessori Charter is Alameda County Community (0.0 miles away)
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