Center For Alternative Learning

290 E. Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
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Bottom 50%
Serving 24 students in grades 6-12, Center For Alternative Learning ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 24 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : <50% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : ≤10% (Top 1%)
  • : ≤10% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Center For Alternative Learning ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Center For Alternative Learning's student population of 24 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
24 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Center For Alternative Learning is 0.60, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
≤10%
40%
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(18-19)
≤10%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Center For Alternative Learning 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
21:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
38%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
50%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.60
This chart display the diversity score of Center For Alternative Learning and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
<50%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Center For Alternative Learning and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Center For Alternative Learning and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Center For Alternative Learning and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (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?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while ≤10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Center For Alternative Learning?
The graduation rate of Center For Alternative Learning is 50%, which is lower than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Center For Alternative Learning?
24 students attend Center For Alternative Learning.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Center For Alternative Learning students are White, 38% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Center For Alternative Learning?
Center For Alternative Learning has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Center For Alternative Learning offer ?
Center For Alternative Learning offers enrollment in grades 6-12
What school district is Center For Alternative Learning part of?
Center For Alternative Learning is part of Chico Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 24 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Top 1%)
  • : ≤10% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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