Cold Stream Alternative

  • Cold Stream Alternative serves 11 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is lower than the California state average of 59%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the California state average of 58%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Cold Stream Alternative placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Cold Stream Alternative's student population of 11 students has grown by 57% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students11 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cold Stream Alternative is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,032 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has increased from 2:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cold Stream Alternative is 0.30, which is less 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cold Stream Alternative 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio4:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
18%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cold Stream Alternative and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cold Stream Alternative and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
82%
24%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cold Stream Alternative.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.300.41
This chart display the diversity score of Cold Stream Alternative and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cold Stream Alternative and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cold Stream Alternative and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTahoe-Truckee Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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