Banning Independent Study

  • Banning Independent Study serves 229 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Banning Independent Study 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 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • Banning Independent Study's student population of 229 students has grown by 102% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students229 students
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School Comparison

  • Banning Independent Study is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Banning Independent Study is 0.61, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#9378 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a23:1
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American Indian
12%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
59%
54%
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Black
9%
5%
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White
16%
23%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.610.64
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Graduation Rate35-39%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBanning Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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