802 N. E. St.
Alturas, CA 96101
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
High Desert Community Day serves 6 students in grades 6-10.
High Desert Community Day 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

High Desert Community Day ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

High Desert Community Day's student population of 6 students has grown by 500% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-10
Total Students
6 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (12-13)
1 teacher
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School Rankings

High Desert Community Day is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of High Desert Community Day is 0.62, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3268 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
23:1
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American Indian
33%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
17%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
50%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (06-07)
33%
10%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-10
  • Students: 6 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Btm 50%)

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