Literacy First Charter School

Unclaimed
9/10
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Reviews
161
Grades
K-12
Students
1,607
Type
Public charter
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Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


English
74%
State avg: 48%
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Math
69%
State avg: 37%
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Science
86%
State avg: 55%
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2/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
92%
State avg: 82%
Percent of graduates who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
27%
State avg: 43%
Student progress
This section shows how much academic progress (also called “growth”) students at this school are making given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

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Equity
10/10
Equity overview

Good news!

This school is serving students from the state’s most disadvantaged communities much better than other schools in the state.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about what’s the school doing.

Environment
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
44%
Asian
26%
Hispanic
22%
Two or more races
4%
Black
3%
Filipino
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
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161 Reviews
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4 1
3 0
2 1
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Neighborhood
799 East Washington Avenue
El Cajon, CA 92020
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Last modified: July 12, 2017
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