San Jose Charter Academy

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,228
Best Elementary School in California
#296
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 9th grade
School District West Covina Unified
Type Public
 Phone (626)856-1693
 Location 2021 W. Alwood St.
West Covina, CA 91790
Charter School Yes

San Jose Charter Academy has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 296th in the best public elementary schools in California.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The San Jose Charter Academy student body is mostly Hispanic with a smaller Asian Pacific population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White5.7%70
Black1.5%19
Hispanic76%933
Asian Pacific15.9%195
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.7%8
Two or more races0.2%3

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 27.7%

30.5% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California elementary school median of 57.8%. By this measure, San Jose Charter Academy students are largely upper-middle income and rank 1584th in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten154
1st Grade132
2nd Grade132
3rd Grade132
4th Grade136
5th Grade136
6th Grade136
7th Grade135
8th Grade135
Total1,228

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
75%
Rank in California
296th
Rating
9 out of 10

Students at San Jose Charter Academy scored an average 75% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 6.1% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls67%83%
Boys72%76%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander90% to 94%*95% or more*
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic64%76%
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White70% to 79%*80% to 89%*
With Disabilites35% to 39%*50% to 54%*
Limited Englishless than 50%*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.2%2
Boys0%0
Girls0.3%2
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.6%7
Boys0.8%5
Girls0.3%2

Location

San Jose Charter Academy
2021 W. Alwood St.
West Covina, CA
91790
(626)856-1693

10 out of 10 1

District

West Covina Unified
West Covina, CA