Dickens (billy Joe) High (Continuation School)

  • Dickens (billy Joe) High (Continuation School) serves 22 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Dickens (billy Joe) High (Continuation School)'s student population of 22 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students22 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dickens (billy Joe) High (Continuation School)'s student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dickens (billy Joe) High (Continuation School) is 0.35, 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#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
78%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
22%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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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 Dickens (billy Joe) High (Continuation School).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.350.64
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Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHughson Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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