Literacy First Charter School

799 East Washington Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020 | (619) 579-7232
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 730
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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 799 East Washington Ave., El Cajon, CA 92020
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 730
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 341 (46.7%)
  • Females: 389 (53.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 77 (10.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 170 (23.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 247 (33.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Literacy First Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.4%
Black334.5%
Asian395.3%
Hispanic12417.0%
White51370.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Literacy First Charter School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8411.5%
1st Grade8011.0%
2nd Grade8111.1%
3rd Grade8111.1%
4th Grade7510.3%
5th Grade7510.3%
6th Grade7710.5%
7th Grade9012.3%
8th Grade8611.8%
9th Grade10.1%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
14.6%
District:
25.4%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
24.4%
District:
70.4%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 2.6%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 65.8%
Number of Certificated Staff: 41.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 5.6
Average Age
School:
37.8
District:
48.2
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3

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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Literacy First Charter School

  • Reviewed by Student on October 10, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i go to this school and i can tel you, it is one of the best schools in the county. it is unifrom but you will never, EVER find a gunfight or anything else like that here. the teachers really do care about you and they teach higher standerds than a lot of schools. its still a public school though. the principal knows EVERYONE and a lot of people who were doing terrible at other schools or went to a getto school go hre now and get much better grades. anyone who goes here, ussually doesnt leave and now that there is a high school open, it will be even more popular. if you want to go to this school, hurry because the waiting list is VERY long.

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