Summit Preparatory Charter High School is located in Redwood City, CA and is one of 8 schools in Sequoia Union High School District. It is a charter school that serves 422 students in grades 7-12.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system. See Summit Preparatory Charter High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Summit Preparatory Charter High School had 40% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. California had 53% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Sequoia Union High spends $12,402 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 51% on instruction, 47% on support services, 2% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Sequoia Union High District
In 2010, Summit Preparatory Charter High School had 19 students for every full-time equivalent teacher.