Options Secondary

  • Options Secondary serves 174 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Options Secondary's student population of 174 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students174 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Options Secondary's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Options Secondary is 0.35, which is less 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#7563 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Options Secondary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
11%
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Hispanic
80%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
11%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Options Secondary and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Options Secondary.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.350.41
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Graduation Rate60-69%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Options Secondary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Options Secondary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSweetwater Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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