Olympic High (Continuation School)

Tel: (310)392-2494
  • Olympic High (Continuation School) serves 91 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Olympic High (Continuation School) 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Olympic High (Continuation School) operates within the Santa Monica-malibu Unified School District.
  • Santa Monica-malibu Unified School District's 91% graduation rate is higher than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • Olympic High (Continuation School)'s student population of 91 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students91 students
Gender %Olympic High (Continuation School) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Students by GradeOlympic High (Continuation School) Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Olympic High (Continuation School) is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Olympic High (Continuation School) is 0.56, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:124:1
Hispanic
60%
54%
Black
9%
6%
White
28%
24%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsOlympic High (Continuation School) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.560.64
Graduation Rate35-39%
83%
Olympic High (Continuation School) Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Olympic High (Continuation School) is Santa Monica-malibu Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Santa Monica-malibu Unified School District's student population of 11,218 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 88% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $12,660 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,769 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 22% over four school years.
    School District NameSanta Monica-malibu Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    16
    4
    Number of Students Managed11,2181,585
    Santa Monica-malibu Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    60%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    70%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    91%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$145 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$157 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$12,660$11,049
    District Spending / Student$13,769$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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