Open Valley Independent Study

  • Open Valley Independent Study serves 53 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Open Valley Independent Study's student population of 53 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students53 students
Total Classroom Teachersn/a

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#7083 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
38%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
48%
Student : Teacher Ration/a23:1
Hispanic
67%
54%
Black
5%
6%
White
25%
24%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Open Valley Independent Study.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.490.41
Graduation Rate60-69%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
49%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePatterson Joint Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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