Carpe Diem High (Continuation School)

  • Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) serves 28 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) operates within the Petaluma Joint Union High School District.
  • Petaluma Joint Union High School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 28 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students28 students
Gender %Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Students by GradeCarpe Diem High (Continuation School) Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:124:1
Hispanic
32%
54%
White
58%
24%
Two or more races
10%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsCarpe Diem High (Continuation School) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.560.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%

District Comparison

  • Petaluma Joint Union High School District's student population of 5,306 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 83% over five years.
School District NamePetaluma Joint Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed5,3061,564
Petaluma Joint Union High School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate88%83%
Petaluma Joint Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    0 miles
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    0.2 miles
    200 Douglas St.
    Petaluma, CA 94952
    (707)778-4641
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    Grades: K-6 | 329 students
    0.5 miles
    730 N. Webster St.
    Petaluma, CA 94952
    (707)778-4762
    0.5 K-6 329
  • Petaluma Mcnear Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 425 students
    0.6 miles
    605 Sunnyslope Ave.
    Petaluma, CA 94952
    (707)778-4752
    0.6 K-6 425
  • Petaluma Crossroads Middle School Alternative School
    Grades: 7-9 | 18 students
    0.7 miles
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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.