2695 S. Valentine Ave.
Fresno, CA 93706
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
West Park Charter Academy serves 267 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
West Park Charter Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

West Park Charter Academy's student population of 267 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
267 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
WPCA - Last Day of School
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)
WPE - Last Day - Minimum Day - Release at 1:30
June 02, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

West Park Charter Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of West Park Charter 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#8949 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
23:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
79%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
14%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Graduation Rate
60-64%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 267 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-64% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36 (Btm 50%)

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