4811 Glen St.
La Mesa, CA 91942
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
La Mesa-spring Valley Home Independent Study serves 19 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
La Mesa-spring Valley Home Independent Study placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

La Mesa-spring Valley Home Independent Study ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

La Mesa-spring Valley Home Independent Study's student population of 19 students has declined by 51% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
19 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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State Accredited Program
No
Personalized Content
No
Live Instruction
No
Rolling Enrollment
No
Flexible Class Schedule
No
Accelerated Offerings
No
Classes for Credit/Part Time Options
No
Dedicated College Counselor
No
Tutoring/Mentoring
No
Community Clubs/Activities Offered
No

School Rankings

La Mesa-spring Valley Home Independent Study is ranked within the bottom 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 La Mesa-spring Valley Home Independent Study 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#6224 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of La Mesa-spring Valley Home Independent Study and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
58%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
37%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in La Mesa-spring Valley Home Independent Study.
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Online School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 19 students
  • State Accredited: No
  • Live Instruction: No
  • Rolling Enrollment: No
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 50%)

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