School Details

Iftin Charter School

5465 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92115
(619) 265-2411
4

(out of 10)

Charter Grades K-8 377 students 20 students/teacher (CA avg is 21)

Test Scores by grade

43%
67%
56%
64%
71%
65%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • San Diego Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

21%
59%
46%
65%
76%
66%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • San Diego Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

45%
76%
65%
57%
80%
72%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • San Diego Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

55%
72%
60%
63%
72%
65%
43%
72%
57%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • San Diego Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

47%
69%
60%
48%
61%
55%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • San Diego Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

47%
68%
60%
44%
59%
52%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • San Diego Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

29%
48%
50%
41%
64%
57%
50%
60%
52%
43%
75%
67%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • San Diego Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Iftin Charter School is a charter middle school in San Diego. The principal of Iftin Charter School is Ali Hori and can be contacted at hori@iftincharter.org. 377 students go to Iftin Charter School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian. 85% of the Iftin Charter School students are "limited in English proficiency." 100% of the 377 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Iftin Charter School is 20:1. Mann Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Computer arts

Languages Taught

  • Arabic

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 90% 13%
White, non-Hispanic 7% 25%
Asian 1% 9%
Multiracial 0.9% %
Unspecified 0.4% 0%
Hispanic 0.4% 44%
Filipino 0% 7%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.5%
Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 100% 63%
Limited English proficiency 85% 29%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    I believe Iftin chart school on the right track of being a good school and has quality of education .

  • (5 years ago)

    it's like one big family. caring staff and teachers.

  • (5 years ago)

    Iftin is a caring school where dedicated teachers ensure each child reaches their potential.

  • (5 years ago)

    Iftin is a school that differentiates instruction for all learners.

  • (8 years ago)

    Kindergarten is great at this school. Mrs.C is wonderful with the kids and my child is learning at an accelerated pace. Academics is priority here. I could not be happier with this school!

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Overall score

(based on 10 ratings & reviews)

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  • Principal leadership
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