University Preparatory Academy Charter

Unclaimed
Reviews
51
Grades
7-12
Students
573
Type
Public charter
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, have above average college readiness measures, ... More

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.


Parent tips

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.


Subject
% Proficient
English
78%
State avg: 48%
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Math
67%
State avg: 37%
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Science
70%
State avg: 55%
Details
10/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Good news!

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

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
96%
State avg: 82%
Percent of graduates who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
99%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1651
State avg: 1487
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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
7/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

A promising sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing better than other students in the state, though this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Low-income section below to learn more. Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how this school is helping all its students succeed – and how can you help.

Environment
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Students
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
48 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
83%
State avg: 91%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 98%
51 Reviews
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Neighborhood
2315 Canoas Garden Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125
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Last modified: July 12, 2017
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