Far West Continuation School (Closed 2018)
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 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
State Level (CA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education
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