Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies

44034 13th St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93534
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,164 students in grades Kindergarten-8, Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 1,164 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 39:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • : ≤5%
  • : 15-19%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies's student population of 1,164 students has grown by 1611% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 900% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
1,164 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies is 0.63, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
≤5%
40%
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(18-19)
15-19%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
39:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
51%
56%
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Black
33%
5%
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White
7%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.63
This chart display the diversity score of Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies?
1,164 students attend Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
51% of Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies students are Hispanic, 33% of students are Black, 7% of students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies?
Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies has a student ration of 39:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies offer ?
Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies part of?
Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies is part of Lancaster Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 1,164 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 39:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • : ≤5%
  • : 15-19%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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