Lynwood Alternative

  • Lynwood Alternative serves 36 students in grades 7-12.
  • 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 12:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Lynwood Alternative's student population of 36 students has grown by 3500% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 200% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students36 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Lynwood Alternative
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers

School Comparison

  • Lynwood Alternative's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 1:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lynwood Alternative is 0.50, 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%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:123:1
Hispanic
64%
54%
Black
31%
6%
White
5%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lynwood Alternative.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.500.41
Graduation Rate<50%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
49%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLynwood Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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