Carpe Diem High (Continuation School)

  • Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) serves 22 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% 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 22 students has declined by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students22 students
Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) Total Teachers (1993-2015)
Students by GradeCarpe Diem High (Continuation School) Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:124:1
Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2015)
American Indian
4%
1%
Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) American Indian Students (1993-2015)
Asian
n/a
11%
Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) Asian Students (1995-2006)
Hispanic
23%
54%
Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
4%
6%
Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) Black Students (1997-2015)
White
64%
24%
Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCarpe Diem High (Continuation School) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.41
Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
50%
Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
22%
9%
Carpe Diem High (Continuation School) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • Petaluma Joint Union High School District's student population of 5,368 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District NamePetaluma Joint Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed5,3681,597
Petaluma Joint Union High School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate88%83%
Petaluma Joint Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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