Home Based (Closed 2015)

Home Based served 242 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥50% (which was lower than the Washington state average of 65%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥50% (which was lower than the Washington state average of 74%) for the 2013-14 school year.
Minority enrollment was 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students242 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Home Based by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
≥50%
65%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
≥50%
74%
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Home Based and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Home Based and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Home Based and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Home Based and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
87%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Home Based and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Home Based and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Home Based. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score
0.240.64
This chart display the diversity score of Home Based and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(13-14)
<50%
80%
This chart display graduation rate of Home Based and public school graduation rate of Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Home Based and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Home Based and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTacoma School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Home Based is Alternative Spcl Needs Div Occ (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Special Services (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tacoma Alternative Spcl Needs Div Occ Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.0 miles
    601 S 8th St
    Tacoma, WA 98405
    (253) 571-1040
    0.0 9-12 n/a
  • Tacoma Community Based Trans Program Special Education School
    Grades: 11-12 | 72 students
    0.0 miles
    601 S 8th St
    Tacoma, WA 98405
    (253) 571-2603
    0.0 11-12 72
  • Tacoma Fresh Start Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 382 students
    0.0 miles
    601 S 8th Street
    Tacoma, WA 98405
    (253) 571-3273
    0.0 9-12 382
  • Tacoma Special Services Alternative School
    Grades: PK-12 | 52 students
    0.0 miles
    601 S. 8th Street
    Tacoma, WA 98405
    (253) 571-1224
    0.0 PK-12 52
  • Tacoma Tcc Fresh Start
    Grades: 9-12
    0.0 miles
    601 S 8th St
    Tacoma, WA 98405
    (253) 571-1033
    0.0 9-12 n/a
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