Gold Strike High School

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  • Gold Strike High School serves 46 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.
  • Gold Strike High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Gold Strike High School's student population of 46 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students46 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gold Strike High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gold Strike High School is 0.53, 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 School Rank (16-17)#2878 out of 9584 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:123:1
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American Indian
6%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
18%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
66%
23%
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Hawaiian
4%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.530.64
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Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalaveras Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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