Bishop Independent Study

Bishop Independent Study serves 23 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Bishop Independent Study's student population of 23 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students23 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Bishop Independent Study is 0.75, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bishop Independent Study and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
13%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Bishop Independent Study and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
35%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bishop Independent Study and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bishop Independent Study and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
26%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bishop Independent Study 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
22%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.750.64
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Graduation Rate
<50%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Bishop Independent Study and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bishop Independent Study 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 (14-15)
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bishop Independent Study and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBishop Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bishop Independent Study is Palisade Glacier High (Continuation School) (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Big Pine Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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