East Palo Alto Academy School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1050 Myrtle St.
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Phone
(650) 893-8900
District
SEQUOIA UNION HIGH
County
SAN MATEO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
311
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

4

(10 is best)

Better than 31.4% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

East Palo Alto Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 19 43
Proficiency in Reading 30 55
Proficiency in Math 7 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.40
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.94
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 95 30.5%
Grade 10 73 23.5%
Grade 11 74 23.8%
Grade 12 69 22.2%
Total 311 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.0% 37.0% 25.0%
Black 8.4% 2.7% 5.9%
Hispanic 83.9% 48.2% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.9% 9.2% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 5.8% 2.9% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 88.4% 32.8% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 77.2% 27.3% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.3% 5.5% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 259,367 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,705.9 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.3% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.7% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.8% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 13.5% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 89,182 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 7.8% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.9% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 53.6% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 39.8% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.5% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.6% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.0% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.1% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.6% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 5.4% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,158 $79,263,128 38.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,222 $11,872,952 5.7%
Staff $941 $9,142,756 4.4%
General Administration $93 $903,588 0.4%
School Administration $788 $7,656,208 3.7%
Operation $1,781 $17,304,196 8.3%
Transportation $505 $4,906,580 2.4%
Other $847 $8,229,452 4.0%
Total Support $6,177 $60,015,732 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,060 $68,594,960 33.0%
Total Expenditures $21,395 $207,873,820 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%