Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies

  • Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies serves 60 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies's student population of 60 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 62% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students60 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Lancaster Alternative And Virtual Academies is 0.68, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#9104 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
35%
54%
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Black
37%
5%
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White
25%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLancaster Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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