Canyon Oaks Youth Center

Canyon Oaks Youth Center serves 10 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Canyon Oaks Youth Center places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Canyon Oaks Youth Center's student population of 10 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students10 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Canyon Oaks Youth Center is 0.67, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
<50%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
<50%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Canyon Oaks Youth Center 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
40%
54%
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Black
40%
5%
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White
10%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Canyon Oaks Youth Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.670.64
This chart display the diversity score of Canyon Oaks Youth Center and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Canyon Oaks Youth Center 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Mateo 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 Canyon Oaks Youth Center is Carlmont High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Clifford Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Redwood City Clifford Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 581 students
    1.0 miles
    225 Clifford Ave.
    Redwood City, CA 94062
    (650) 482-2402
    1 K-8 581
  • San Carlos Heather Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-4 | 424 students
    1.2 miles
    2757 Melendy Dr.
    San Carlos, CA 94070
    (650) 508-7303
    1.2 K-4 424
  • San Carlos Brittan Acres Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-3 | 359 students
    1.6 miles
    2000 Belle Ave.
    San Carlos, CA 94070
    (650) 508-7307
    1.6 K-3 359
  • Redwood City Roy Cloud Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 718 students
    1.8 miles
    3790 Red Oak Way
    Redwood City, CA 94061
    (650) 482-2414
    1.8 K-8 718
  • San Carlos White Oaks Elementary School Charter School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-3 | 295 students
    1.8 miles
    1901 White Oak Way
    San Carlos, CA 94070
    (650) 508-7317
    1.8 K-3 295

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