Alternative Family Education

  • Alternative Family Education serves 161 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Alternative Family Education's student population of 161 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students161 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alternative Family Education's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 33:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alternative Family Education is 0.24, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#561 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
11%
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Hispanic
5%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alternative Family Education and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alternative Family Education and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
87%
24%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative Family Education.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.240.64
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Graduation Rate≥80%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alternative Family Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Cruz City High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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