Prospects High Alternative School (Closed 2017)

  • Prospects High Alternative School served 527 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 was equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school / Magnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students527 students
This chart display total students of Prospects High Alternative School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Prospects High Alternative School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Prospects High Alternative School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Prospects High Alternative School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
3%
1%
Asian
6%
11%
Hispanic
23%
54%
Black
13%
6%
White
55%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prospects High Alternative School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.630.41
This chart display the diversity score of Prospects High Alternative School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prospects High Alternative School 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
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prospects High Alternative School 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 NameAntioch Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education
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