Far West Continuation School (Closed 2017)

5263 Broadway Terr.
Oakland, CA 94618
  • Far West Continuation School served 212 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 was lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 92% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students212 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Far West Continuation School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Far West Continuation School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
6%
11%
Hispanic
17%
54%
Black
67%
6%
White
8%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Far West Continuation School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.520.41
This chart display the diversity score of Far West Continuation School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Far West Continuation School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Far West Continuation School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOakland Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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