Sky Mountain Charter



Sky Mountain Charter Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sky Mountain Charter Students by Grade
PK 0
K 152
1 161
2 168
3 174
4 210
5 189
6 168
7 149
8 127
9 65
10 42
11 21
12 20

Sky Mountain Charter is a public elementary school located in Placerville, CA in the Lucerne Valley Unified School District. It enrolls 1,646 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sky Mountain Charter is the 21st largest public school in California and the 125th largest nationally. It has 24.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,646
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 67.11
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 125th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 21st out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,404th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 39th out of 6,257

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Sky Mountain Charter Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 839
(51%)
1,012
(51%)
 Male 807
(49%)
987
(49%)

Sky Mountain Charter Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 862
(52%)
1,019
(51%)
 Hispanic 414
(25%)
573
(29%)
 Two or More 186
(11%)
196
(10%)
 Asian 117
(7%)
120
(6%)
 Black 51
(3%)
70
(4%)
 American Indian 11
(1%)
15
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(0%)
6
(0%)

Sky Mountain Charter Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,222
(74%)
1,274
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 284
(17%)
568
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 140
(9%)
157
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Sky Mountain Charter is ranked 1,920th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sky Mountain Charter students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 60.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Sky Mountain Charter Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 N/A
2007 486
2008 911
2009 1373
2010 1640
2011 1749
2012 1881
2013 2032
2014 2219
2015 1646

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 N/A
2007 22.6
2008 22.9
2009 23.2
2010 N/A
2011 25.7
2012 25.5
2013 25.7
2014 24.9
2015 24.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006
2007
2008 0.16684961580681
2009 0.16678805535324
2010 0.3280487804878
2011 0.2967409948542
2012 0.35353535353535
2013 0.31643700787402
2014 0.14736367733213
2015 0.25759416767922

Compare Sky Mountain Charter to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,450.0% 24.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sky Mountain Charter
Placerville, CA
Public KG - 12 1,646 24.5:1  
Herbert C. Green Middle School
Placerville, CA
Public 05 - 08 462 22.5:1 1 miles
Charter Alternative Program (cap)
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Public KG - 08 159 15.9:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 04 594 23.8:1 3 miles
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Public KG - 12 174 10.2:1 3 miles
Cedar Springs Waldorf School
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Private PK - 08 154 10:1 3 miles
Charter Community School Home Study Academy
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Public KG - 12 463 19.1:1 3 miles
Sierra Elementary
Placerville, CA
Public KG - 05 475 23.8:1 3 miles
Edwin Markham Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 371 20.4:1 3 miles
Louisiana Schnell Elementary
Placerville, CA
Public KG - 05 428 23.8:1 4 miles
California Montessori Project-Shingle Springs Campus
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Public KG - 08 438 19.3:1 6 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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