Needles Community Day

  • Needles Community Day serves 6 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Needles Community Day placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

Needles Community Day places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Needles Community Day's student population of 6 students has declined by 50% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students6 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Needles Community Day
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Needles Community Day is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Needles Community Day is 0.28, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#3071 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Needles Community Day 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Needles Community Day 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Needles Community Day and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
84%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Needles Community Day and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
11%
Hispanic
n/a
54%
Black
n/a
6%
White
16%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Needles Community Day and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Diversity Score0.280.64
This chart display the diversity score of Needles Community Day and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (15-16)
75%
50%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNeedles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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