Access County Community

Tel: (714)966-4485
  • Access County Community serves 2,576 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 2% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Access County Community 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • Access County Community operates within the Orange County Department Of Education School District.
  • Orange County Department Of Education School District's 30% graduation rate is lower than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • Access County Community's student population of 2576 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 117 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students2,576 students
Gender %Access County Community Gender
Total Classroom Teachers117 teachers
Students by GradeAccess County Community Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Access County Community is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Access County Community is 0.42, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Asian
3%
11%
Hispanic
74%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
19%
24%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsAccess County Community All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.420.64
Graduation Rate
30%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Access County Community is Orange County Department Of Education School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Orange County Department Of Education School District's student population of 5,021 students has decreased by 30% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 30% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $37,694 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $39,389 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameOrange County Department Of Education School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    8
    4
    Number of Students Managed5,0211,585
    Orange County Department Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    15%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    21%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    30%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$271 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$283 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$37,694$11,049
    District Spending / Student$39,389$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Costa Mesa Access Juvenile Hall Alternative School
      Grades: K-12 | 405 students
      0.0 miles
      1715 E. Wilshire Ave., Ste. 70
      Costa Mesa, CA 92628
      (714)647-2592
      0.0 K-12 405
    • Costa Mesa Orange County Special Education Special Education School
      Grades: K-12 | 408 students
      0.0 miles
      200 Kalmus Dr.
      Costa Mesa, CA 92628
      (714)966-4130
      0.0 K-12 408
    • Costa Mesa Occs:chep/pchs
      Grades: K-12 | 1095 students
      0.3 miles
      2910 Redhill Ave. Ste. 200
      Costa Mesa, CA 92626
      (714)327-1000
      0.3 K-12 1095
    • Costa Mesa Magnolia Science Academy Santa Ana Charter School
      Grades: 6-12 | 144 students
      0.6 miles
      102 Baker St. E.
      Costa Mesa, CA 92626
      (714)557-7004
      0.6 6-12 144
    • Costa Mesa Sonora Elementary School
      Grades: K-6 | 501 students
      0.9 miles
      966 Sonora Rd.
      Costa Mesa, CA 92626
      (714)424-7955
      0.9 K-6 501

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