Abraxas Continuation High School

  • Abraxas Continuation High School serves 196 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Abraxas Continuation High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Abraxas Continuation High School's student population of 196 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students196 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Abraxas Continuation High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Abraxas Continuation High School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#8026 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
10%
11%
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Hispanic
30%
54%
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Black
4%
6%
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White
49%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.670.64
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Graduation Rate45-49%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoway Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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