Rancho Learning Center (alternative)

Tel: (626)821-6629
  • Rancho Learning Center (alternative) serves 54 students in grades 1-12.
  • 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 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Rancho Learning Center (alternative) placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • Rancho Learning Center (alternative) operates within the Arcadia Unified School District.
  • Arcadia Unified School District's 98% graduation rate is higher than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • Rancho Learning Center (alternative)'s student population of 54 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Total Students54 students
Gender %Rancho Learning Center (alternative) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Students by GradeRancho Learning Center (alternative) Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Rancho Learning Center (alternative) 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 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rancho Learning Center (alternative) is 0.65, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:124:1
Asian
32%
11%
Hispanic
47%
54%
Black
3%
6%
White
17%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsRancho Learning Center (alternative) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.650.41
Graduation Rate60-79%
83%
Rancho Learning Center (alternative) Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Rancho Learning Center (alternative) is Arcadia Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Arcadia Unified School District's student population of 9,523 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 97% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,626 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,159 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
    School District NameArcadia Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    11
    4
    Number of Students Managed9,5231,585
    Arcadia Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    77%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    76%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    98%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$93 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$127 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,626$11,049
    District Spending / Student$13,159$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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