Urban Promise Academy

  • Urban Promise Academy serves 370 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Urban Promise Academy's student population of 370 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students370 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Urban Promise Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Urban Promise Academy is 0.36, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#7825 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
11%
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Hispanic
79%
54%
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Black
10%
6%
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White
3%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.360.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOakland Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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