Maidu High Independent Study

  • Maidu High Independent Study serves 92 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Maidu High Independent Study's student population of 92 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students92 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maidu High Independent Study's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Maidu High Independent Study is 0.39, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6008 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
13%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
77%
24%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Maidu High Independent Study.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.390.64
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Graduation Rate70-74%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlacer Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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