Dario Cassina High School

  • Dario Cassina High School serves 40 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Dario Cassina High School's student population of 40 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students40 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dario Cassina High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dario Cassina High School is 0.63, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#7857 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:123:1
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American Indian
7%
1%
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Asian
2%
11%
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Hispanic
23%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
56%
24%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dario Cassina High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.630.64
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Graduation Rate40-59%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSonora Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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