Abc Secondary (alternative)

16534 S. Carmenita Rd.

Cerritos, CA 90703

Tel: (562)229-7768
  • Abc Secondary (alternative) serves 64 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Abc Secondary (alternative) operates within the Abc Unified School District.
  • Abc Unified School District's 94% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 64 students has declined by 37% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students64 students
Gender %Abc Secondary (alternative) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Students by GradeAbc Secondary (alternative) Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 31:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio32:124:1
Asian
9%
11%
Hispanic
68%
54%
Black
6%
6%
White
14%
24%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsAbc Secondary (alternative) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.510.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
50%

District Comparison

  • Abc Unified School District's student population of 20,811 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 87% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,935 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,018 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameAbc Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed20,8111,564
Abc Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate94%83%
Abc Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
District Total Revenue$186 MM$17 MM
Abc Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$188 MM$18 MM
Abc Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,935$10,991
Abc Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,018$11,482
Abc Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cerritos Carmenita Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 7-8 | 693 students
    0.1 miles
    13435 E. 166th St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7775
    0.1 7-8 693
  • Cerritos Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 643 students
    0.4 miles
    13650 Park St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7860
    0.4 KG-6 643
  • Cerritos Stowers(cecil B.) Elementary School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 644 students
    0.4 miles
    13350 Beach St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7905
    0.4 KG-6 644
  • Cerritos Whitney (gretchen) High School Charter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 1011 students
    0.5 miles
    16800 Shoemaker Ave.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7745
    0.5 7-12 1011
  • Cerritos Wittmann (helen) Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 568 students
    0.7 miles
    16801 Yvette Ave.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7915
    0.7 KG-6 568

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.