Novato Charter School

Serves grades KG - 8

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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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
940 C St.
Novato, CA 94949
Phone
(415) 883-4254
District
NOVATO UNIFIED
County
MARIN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
270
Classroom Teachers
11

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

9

(10 is best)

Better than 86.0% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Novato Charter School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 48
Proficiency in Reading 79 48
Proficiency in Math 51 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 45
Proficiency in Reading 66 48
Proficiency in Math 62 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 42
Proficiency in Reading 69 49
Proficiency in Math 19 36

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 42
Proficiency in Reading 88 47
Proficiency in Math 69 37

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 81 43
Proficiency in Reading 81 49
Proficiency in Math 81 37

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 73 42
Proficiency in Reading 75 48
Proficiency in Math 70.83 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 25.47
AVG FOR DISTRICT 21.14
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 48 17.8%
Grade 1 28 10.4%
Grade 2 29 10.7%
Grade 3 28 10.4%
Grade 4 28 10.4%
Grade 5 28 10.4%
Grade 6 28 10.4%
Grade 7 26 9.6%
Grade 8 27 10.0%
Total 270 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.4% 52.6% 25.0%
Black 0.4% 2.9% 5.9%
Hispanic 12.7% 37.3% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.1% 6.3% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.9% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.7% 32.7% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 25.8% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 6.8% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 62,587 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,202.0 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.9% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.9% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.0% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 19.2% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 24,572 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 7.5% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.3% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 44.8% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 29.4% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.5% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.9% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.7% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.6% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 5.6% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,585 $52,192,710 56.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $419 $3,320,994 3.6%
Staff $552 $4,375,152 4.7%
General Administration $126 $998,676 1.1%
School Administration $679 $5,381,754 5.8%
Operation $896 $7,101,696 7.6%
Transportation $284 $2,250,984 2.4%
Other $526 $4,169,076 4.5%
Total Support $3,483 $27,606,258 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,644 $13,030,344 14.0%
Total Expenditures $11,712 $92,829,312 100.0%
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%