Alternative Education-san Joaquin High School

3387 Barranca Pkwy.

Irvine, CA 92606
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (949)936-7440
  • Alternative Education-san Joaquin High School serves 76 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-89% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Alternative Education-san Joaquin High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Alternative Education-san Joaquin High School operates within the Irvine Unified School District.
  • Irvine Unified School District's 96% graduation rate is higher than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • Alternative Education-san Joaquin High School's student population of 76 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students76 students
Gender %Alternative Education-san Joaquin High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Students by GradeAlternative Education-san Joaquin High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Alternative Education-san Joaquin High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 19:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alternative Education-san Joaquin High School is 0.66, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:124:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
20%
11%
Hispanic
12%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
53%
24%
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsAlternative Education-san Joaquin High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.660.64
Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
Alternative Education-san Joaquin High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Alternative Education-san Joaquin High School is Irvine Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Irvine Unified School District's student population of 32,283 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 97% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,582 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,330 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
    School District NameIrvine Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    40
    4
    Number of Students Managed32,2831,585
    Irvine Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    75%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    78%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    96%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$250 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$271 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,582$11,049
    District Spending / Student$9,330$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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