PROFICIENCY 9% 78% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
28%Oakland Unified
57%Oakland
38%California

New Highland Academy is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Oakland Unified" in Oakland, CA. There are a total of 375 students and 16 teachers at New Highland Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 274 free lunch students and 8 reduced lunch students.

New Highland Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 8.5%, which is 78% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students375
Teachers16
Student/Teacher ratio24:1
Free lunch274
Reduced lunch8

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At New Highland Academy, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All<= 5%
3<= 10%
4<= 10%
5<= 10%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All10-14%
3<= 10%
4<= 10%
520-29%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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New Highland Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian n/a 7.6% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 32.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 13.3% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 41.3% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 1.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 3.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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Lps Oakland R & D Campus40%1.0Oakland, CA

Oakland demographics profile

StatisticOaklandCaliforniaNational
Population412,04038,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7,37223291
Median age36.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%52%55%
Speak English60%56%79%
Speak Spanish22%29%13%

Education level achieved in Oakland

IndexOaklandCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade80.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school78.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college64.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree45.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors39.7%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters17.4%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.4%1.6%1.3%
Source: The New Highland Academy data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.