Community School/independent Alternative Education

Community School/independent Alternative Education serves 525 students in grades 3-12.
Community School/independent Alternative Education 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 2% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 7% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Community School/independent Alternative Education places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Community School/independent Alternative Education's student population of 525 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 3-12
Total Students525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Community School/independent Alternative Education is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Community School/independent Alternative Education is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#9588 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
64%
54%
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Black
20%
5%
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White
11%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.64
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Graduation Rate
30%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Bernardino County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Community School/independent Alternative Education is Options For Youth-san Bernardino (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Norton Science And Language Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Captain Leland Norton Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Bernardino Captain Leland Norton Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 557 students
    0.4 miles
    747 N. Mountain View Ave.
    San Bernardino, CA 92410
    (909) 888-6369
    0.4 K-6 557
  • San Bernardino Norton Science And Language Academy Charter School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 782 students
    0.5 miles
    503 E. Central Ave.
    San Bernardino, CA 92408
    (909) 386-2300
    0.5 K-8 782
  • San Bernardino H. Frank Dominguez Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 457 students
    0.7 miles
    135 S. Allen St.
    San Bernardino, CA 92408
    (909) 888-8020
    0.7 K-6 457
  • Pasadena Options For Youth-san Bernardino Charter School
    Math: 5% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 840 students
    0.8 miles
    985-a S. E St.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626) 685-9300
    0.8 7-12 840
  • San Bernardino Anderson Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 89 students
    1.2 miles
    24302 E. Fourth St.
    San Bernardino, CA 92410
    (909) 388-6311
    1.2 K-12 89

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