Costanoa Continuation High School

  • Costanoa Continuation High School serves 89 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Costanoa Continuation High School 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 student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Costanoa Continuation High School's student population of 89 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students89 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Costanoa Continuation High School 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Costanoa Continuation High School is 0.45, 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 School Rank#8263 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
11%
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Hispanic
54%
54%
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Black
5%
6%
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White
37%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.450.64
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Graduation Rate50-59%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Cruz City High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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