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Sankofa Academy
581 61st St.
Oakland, CA 94609

Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 20%
  • English learners: 9%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 1%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 74%
  • Special education within past two years: 15%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 2.62
(based on the 60% who responded)
Graduate School
College Graduate
Some College
High School
Not a High School

State Rank: 2 out of 101
API Score:
Student Ethnicity:
African American
Two or More
American Indian

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 94609:

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Aspire Berkley Maynard Academy rank: 7 in Oakland
Aspire California College Preparatory Academy rank: 4 in Berkeley
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Berkeley High rank: 5 in Berkeley
Berkeley Technology Academy rank: 3 in Berkeley
Chabot Elementary rank: 10 in Oakland
Claremont Middle rank: 2 in Oakland
Emerson Elementary rank: 1 in Oakland
Emerson Elementary rank: 7 in Berkeley
Emery Secondary rank: 1 in Oakland
Hillcrest Elementary rank: 10 in Oakland
Hoover Elementary rank: 1 in Oakland
Infant and Preschool Program rank: in Oakland
John Muir Elementary rank: 4 in Berkeley
Kaiser Elementary rank: 7 in Oakland
Leconte Elementary rank: 6 in Berkeley
Longfellow Arts and Technology Middle rank: 7 in Berkeley
Malcolm X Elementary rank: 9 in Berkeley
North Oakland Community Charter rank: 9 in Oakland
Oakland International High rank: 1 in Oakland
Oakland Military Institute, College Preparatory Academy rank: 6 in Oakland
Oakland Technical High rank: 4 in Oakland
Peralta Elementary rank: 10 in Oakland
Piedmont Avenue Elementary rank: 5 in Oakland
Alternative Street Academy rank: A in Oakland
Washington Elementary rank: 8 in Berkeley
Willard Middle rank: 7 in Berkeley

  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2013 California Academic Performance Index (API) Growth report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2013.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012-13 Academic Performance Index Reports Information Guide (PDF; 629KB; 65pp.)