Jefferson High (Continuation School)

  • Jefferson High (Continuation School) serves 23 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Jefferson High (Continuation School) places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Jefferson High (Continuation School)'s student population of 23 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students23 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson High (Continuation School)'s student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson High (Continuation School) is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:123:1
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American Indian
8%
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
8%
54%
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Black
9%
6%
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White
66%
24%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jefferson High (Continuation School).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.540.41
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Graduation Rate<50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSiskiyou Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Jefferson High (Continuation School) is South County Community Day (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school, elementary school is Sisson (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Shasta South County Community Day Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 6 students
    0.0 miles
    720 Rockfellow Dr.
    Mount Shasta, CA 96067
    (530)926-0425
    0.0 9-12 6
  • Mount Shasta Sisson
    Grades: 4-8 | 313 students
    0.4 miles
    601 E. Alma St.
    Mount Shasta, CA 96067
    (530)926-3846
    0.4 4-8 313
  • Mount Shasta Mt. Shasta Elementary School
    Grades: K-3 | 267 students
    0.9 miles
    501 Cedar St.
    Mount Shasta, CA 96067
    (530)926-3434
    0.9 K-3 267
  • Mount Shasta Golden Eagle Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 424 students
    1.9 miles
    2405 S. Mount Shasta Blvd., St
    Mount Shasta, CA 96067
    (530)926-5800
    1.9 K-12 424
  • Mount Shasta Mt. Shasta High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 315 students
    2.1 miles
    710 Everitt Memorial Hwy.
    Mount Shasta, CA 96067
    (530)926-2614
    2.1 9-12 315

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