Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program)

Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) serves 106 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program)'s student population of 106 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students106 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) 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 diversity score of Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) is 0.25, 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 Testing Rank
#9186 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:123:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
86%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
10%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program). This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.250.64
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Graduation Rate
60-64%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadera Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Furman (duane E.) High (independent Study Program) is Madera South High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gould Educational Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkwood Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Madera Madera South High School Math: 11% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,156 students
    0.1 miles
    755 W. Pecan Ave.
    Madera, CA 93637
    (559) 675-4450
    0.1 9-12 3,156
  • Madera Parkwood Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 758 students
    0.2 miles
    1150 E. Pecan Ave.
    Madera, CA 93637
    (559) 675-4500
    0.2 K-6 758
  • Madera Pioneer Technical Center Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 163 students
    0.6 miles
    1025 S. Madera Ave.
    Madera, CA 93637
    (559) 664-1600
    0.6 9-12 163
  • Madera Sierra Vista Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 580 students
    1.0 miles
    917 Olive Ave.
    Madera, CA 93638
    (559) 674-8579
    1 K-6 580
  • Madera Alpha Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 777 students
    1.1 miles
    900 Stadium Rd.
    Madera, CA 93637
    (559) 661-4101
    1.1 K-6 777

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