Challenges Community Day

  • Challenges Community Day serves 9 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year.
  • Challenges Community Day placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Challenges Community Day's student population of 9 students has grown by 80% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students9 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Challenges Community Day is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Challenges Community Day is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio9:123:1
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Hispanic
11%
54%
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Black
56%
6%
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White
22%
24%
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Challenges Community Day.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.620.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarstow Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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