Independence High (alternative)

Tel: (626)943-6681
  • Independence High (alternative) serves 68 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Independence High (alternative) operates within the Alhambra Unified School District.
  • Alhambra Unified School District's 98% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 68 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students68 students
Gender %Independence High (alternative) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Students by GradeIndependence High (alternative) Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Asian
14%
11%
Hispanic
83%
54%
White
2%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsIndependence High (alternative) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.290.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%

District Comparison

  • Alhambra Unified School District's student population of 17,255 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 98% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,315 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 27% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,537 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NameAlhambra Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed17,2551,564
Alhambra Unified School District Students Managed (2006-2016)
Graduation Rate98%83%
Alhambra Unified School District Graduation Rate (2005-2016)
District Total Revenue$187 MM$17 MM
Alhambra Unified School District District Total Revenue (2006-2016)
District Spending$245 MM$18 MM
Alhambra Unified School District District Spending (2006-2016)
District Revenue / Student$10,315$10,991
Alhambra Unified School District District Revenue / Student (2006-2016)
District Spending / Student$13,537$11,482
Alhambra Unified School District District Spending / Student (2006-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Alhambra Century High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 170 students
    0 miles
    20 S. Marengo Ave.
    Alhambra, CA 91801
    (626)943-6680
    0 9-12 170
  • Alhambra Park Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 786 students
    0.3 miles
    301 N. Marengo Ave.
    Alhambra, CA 91801
    (626)308-2435
    0.3 K-8 786
  • Alhambra William Northrup Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 681 students
    0.6 miles
    409 S. Atlantic Blvd.
    Alhambra, CA 91801
    (626)943-6620
    0.6 K-8 681
  • Alhambra Emery Park Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 469 students
    0.7 miles
    2821 W. Commonwealth Ave.
    Alhambra, CA 91803
    (626)943-3340
    0.7 K-8 469
  • Alhambra Alhambra High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2642 students
    0.8 miles
    101 S. Second St.
    Alhambra, CA 91801
    (626)943-6910
    0.8 9-12 2642

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.