Pomona Alternative

1460 E. Holt Ave. Ste. 100
Pomona, CA 91767
  • Pomona Alternative serves 30 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pomona Alternative 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Pomona Alternative's student population of 30 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students30 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pomona Alternative is ranked within the bottom 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 4:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pomona Alternative is 0.44, 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 School Rank#8263 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
79%
54%
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Black
18%
6%
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White
3%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.440.64
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Graduation Rate (14-15)<50%
89%
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePomona Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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