745 10th St.
Colusa, CA 95932
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Colusa Alternative Home 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
64 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Colusa Alternative Home is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2227 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Colusa Alternative Home, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colusa Alternative Home 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
22:1
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American Indian
(19-20)
11%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Colusa Alternative Home and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Asian
(19-20)
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Colusa Alternative Home and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
(19-20)
53%
55%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Colusa Alternative Home and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Black
(19-20)
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Colusa Alternative Home and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
(19-20)
34%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Colusa Alternative Home and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Hawaiian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
(19-20)
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Colusa Alternative Home and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Diversity Score
n/a
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch (19-20)
50%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Colusa Alternative Home and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colusa Alternative Home and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (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?

≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Colusa Alternative Home?

The graduation rate of Colusa Alternative Home is 80%, which is lower than the California state average of 85%.

How many students attend Colusa Alternative Home?

64 students attend Colusa Alternative Home.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

53% of Colusa Alternative Home students are Hispanic, 34% of students are White, 11% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What grades does Colusa Alternative Home offer ?

Colusa Alternative Home offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12

What school district is Colusa Alternative Home part of?

Colusa Alternative Home is part of Colusa Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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