1001 S. Chestnut
Fresno, CA 93727
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Cambridge Continuation High School serves 540 students in grades 9-12.
Cambridge Continuation High School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 2% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 540 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 32:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 38% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 2% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Cambridge Continuation High School's student population of 540 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Cambridge Continuation High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cambridge Continuation High School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#9638 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
32:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
82%
56%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
2%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Graduation Rate
38%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 2% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Cambridge Continuation High School?

The graduation rate of Cambridge Continuation High School is 38%, which is lower than the California state average of 84%.

How many students attend Cambridge Continuation High School?

540 students attend Cambridge Continuation High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

82% of Cambridge Continuation High School students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Black, 4% of students are Asian, 2% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Cambridge Continuation High School?

Cambridge Continuation High School has a student ration of 32:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Cambridge Continuation High School offer ?

Cambridge Continuation High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 540 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 32:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 2% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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