Alternative Opportunity Programs (Closed 2018)

Alternative Opportunity Programs served 53 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤20% (which was lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≤20% (which was lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students53 students
This chart display total students of Alternative Opportunity Programs by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Alternative Opportunity Programs
Total Classroom Teachers (15-16)6 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Alternative Opportunity Programs by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
≤20%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alternative Opportunity Programs and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
≤20%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alternative Opportunity Programs and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a23:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Alternative Opportunity Programs and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alternative Opportunity Programs and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
89%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alternative Opportunity Programs and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alternative Opportunity Programs and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alternative Opportunity Programs and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Alternative Opportunity Programs and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative Opportunity Programs. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.200.64
This chart display the diversity score of Alternative Opportunity Programs and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(16-17)
<50%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Alternative Opportunity Programs and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alternative Opportunity Programs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alternative Opportunity Programs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Alternative Opportunity Programs is Los Angeles County Rop (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Los Angeles County Special Education (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carpenter Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Downey Carpenter Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 443 students
    0.3 miles
    9439 E. Foster Rd.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562) 904-3588
    0.3 4-5 443
  • Downey Los Angeles County Rop Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.3 miles
    9300 Imperial Hwy., Clark Bldg
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562) 922-6850
    0.3 9-12 n/a
  • Downey Los Angeles County Special Education Special Education School
    Math: 4% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 448 students
    0.3 miles
    9300 Imperial Hwy.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562) 803-8306
    0.3 K-12 448
  • Downey Lewis Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 816 students
    0.5 miles
    13220 S. Bellflower Blvd.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562) 904-3590
    0.5 K-5 816
  • Downey Ward Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-3 | 416 students
    0.5 miles
    8851 E. Adoree St.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562) 904-3591
    0.5 K-3 416
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