Summit Charter Academy



Summit Charter Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Summit Charter Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 217
1 173
2 157
3 194
4 152
5 144
6 165
7 164
8 139
9 111
10 76
11 34
12 49

Summit Charter Academy is a public elementary school located in Porterville, CA in the Burton Elementary School District. It enrolls 1,775 students in grades 1st through 12th. Summit Charter Academy is the 19th largest public school in California and the 98th largest nationally. It has 22.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,775
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 79.37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 98th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 19th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,674th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 26th out of 6,257

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Summit Charter Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 890
(50%)
1,990
(50%)
 Male 885
(50%)
2,008
(50%)

Summit Charter Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,205
(68%)
2,724
(68%)
 White 453
(26%)
958
(24%)
 Asian 62
(3%)
206
(5%)
 American Indian 31
(2%)
52
(1%)
 Black 13
(1%)
34
(1%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
19
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
5
(0%)

Summit Charter Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 889
(50%)
2,467
(62%)
 Not Eligible 610
(34%)
1,028
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 276
(16%)
503
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Summit Charter Academy is ranked 14th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Summit Charter Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 60.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Summit Charter Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 392
2006 476
2007 521
2008 773
2009 891
2010 980
2011 1089
2012 1460
2013 1559
2014 1601
2015 1775

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.6
2006 19.8
2007 17.4
2008 21.2
2009 19.7
2010 N/A
2011 22.7
2012 23.4
2013 25.1
2014 22.6
2015 22.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56122448979592
2006 0.53781512605042
2007 0.56046065259117
2008 0.53686934023286
2009 0.60606060606061
2010 0.6530612244898
2011
2012 0.60753424657534
2013 0.56510583707505
2014 0.61336664584635
2015 0.65633802816901

Compare Summit Charter Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,240.0% 22.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 65.6%
 

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Public KG - 12 1,775 22.4:1  
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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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